When gardening enthusiast Cornelius J. Hauck landscaped this property in the first half of the 20th century, he named it Sooty Acres in reference to the smoggy air of this urban site. Despite all the challenges of city living, many of his original specimen trees and shrubs thrive. Learn about the history of the gardens and some of the interesting heritage trees on the grounds, such as a rare oak, and other specimens you do not commonly see in our region.
History of Hauck's Sooty Acres: Talk and Tour
Saturday, September 28th
Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati
Green Learning Station
2715 Reading RoadCincinnati, OH 45206