Delaware Botanic Gardens blossoming in Dagsboro

Shannon Marvel | Dover Post | October 18, 2017

Public garden project brings community together

In a former soybean field off Piney Neck Road in Dagsboro, a long-planned world-class botanic garden is beginning to materialize.

The founders of Delaware Botanic Gardens obtained 501©(3) nonprofit status in 2012, and the site was selected in 2013. After fundraising efforts and the retirement of founding president Mike Zajic, in 2016, professionals were hired to develop the master plan, including the Lake/Flato architectural firm, famed Dutch garden designer Piet Oudolf and Delaware’s own Rodney Robinson, of RAS Landscape Architects. Read more...