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FULL: The Wonderful World of Caribbean Vegetables

Saturday, June 10, 2017

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.

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Bitter melon, callaloo, Malabar spinach, and dasheen are familiar to many Brooklyn gardeners, yet a mystery to some. Learn hands-on how to source, grow, and use a variety of amazing Caribbean veggies to add a taste of the Islands to your garden.

Facilitated by Marlene Wilks, GreenThumb Community Gardener at New Vision Garden, and Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

(This workshop is full. Please contact Brooklyn Botanic Garden with any questions at


Location Details:
Train: 2/3 to Eastern Parkway Brooklyn Museum, S to Botanic Garden, 2/3/4/5 to Franklin Avenue BUs: B48 to Washington Avenue/Montgomery Street



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