TheDCH Publications

Plants for a Livable Delaware

This fact sheet provides information to educate the gardening public about invasive plants and suggest desirable alternatives for home and commercial landscape use

 

Backyard Invaders

Plants for a Liveable Delaware Companion brochure


Other available publications:

 

Livable Eco Systems: A Model for Suburbia

The newest publication in the popular "Plants for a Livable DE" series is now available...

 

Parks Study

A Report by The Trust for Public Land’s Center for City Park Excellence...

 

Urban Forest Report

This report describes the process of building a broad-based coalition to support urban trees, introduces research on the status of our urban forest and initiatives to improve it, and outlines next steps and a vision for the future....

 

Urban Forest Assessment in Northern Delaware

An analysis of the urban forest of the Wilmington, Delaware, area was conducted using the Urban Forest Effects (UFORE) model. TheDCH participated in the research and preparation of this report published by the U.S. Forest Service...

 

DCH tours provide opportunities to visit significant, local and regional, public and private gardens with knowledgeable guides.

TheDCH brings so much value to Wilmington – we knew we had to join when we learned all they do from the Urban Farm to the street trees to the traffic median plantings. They...
— Kay Keenan
Member/volunteer