This Easy Wildflower Hike In Delaware Will Transport You Into A Sea Of Color

Spring is in the air, and believe it or not, there are some stunning benefits to the pollen that’s been plaguing us all. All it takes is one visit to the Mt. Cuba Center to hike among Delaware wildflowers to realize that a few weeks of allergy medicine is worth all of this natural beauty.

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Have you visited Mt. Cuba yet? While you’re in the area, it’s worth splitting the day between this stunning Delaware wildflower oasis, and one of the beautiful DuPont estates nearby. If you love history, the Hagley Museum is unbeatable, and if you’re looking for more stunning garden displays, check out the enchanting Winterthur.

Mt. Cuba Center is located at 3120 Barley Mill Rd, Hockessin, DE 19707. The grounds are closed on Monday and Tuesday, and open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. On Thursdays, the garden stays open until 8 p.m. You can find more about their special programming on their website, here.