Homegrown Species: Cultivating Native Plants For Backyard Gardens – with Lori Danek
Plimoth Plantation’s own Horticulturist Lori Danek will teach attendees about the identification and removal of non-native plant species in tandem with how to propagate and grow native species at your home. Part of this presentation may take place outside, so please wear sturdy shoes and dress accordingly.
Presenter: Lori Danek has worked in Plimoth Plantation’s Horticultural Department for 15 years. She is a Massachusetts Horticultural Society Certified Master Gardener and has designed, built and planted several modern and historical gardens in Southeastern Massachusetts. Lori loves growing heirloom herbs, vegetables and ornamental plants and is interested in Plymouth's wide array of native plant life.
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Who We Are
Plimoth Plantation is a not-for-profit museum supported by admissions, contributions, grants and generous volunteers.
What We Do
Plimoth Plantation, a bicultural museum, offers powerful personal encounters with history built on thorough research about the Wampanoag People and the Colonial English community in the 1600s. Our exhibits, programs, live interpreters, and historic settings encourage a new level of understanding about present-day issues affecting communities around the world.
The visitor experience is at the heart of our work. The setting, the staff and a compelling approach to history combine to provide a memorable visitor experience. We are successful when a satisfied visitor recommends us to family and friends.