“THE GARDEN EDUCATION CENTER OF GREENWICH
& The Greenwich Tree Conservancy
Two inspiring and informative lectures by
MICHAEL A. DIRR, Ph.D., Renowned Horticulturist
What’s New in Viburnums and Hydrangeas
When: April 8, 2013
10:00 a.m. lecture
Where: Garden Education Center of Greenwich
130 Bible Street, Cos Cob, Connecticut
In Praise of Noble Trees Lecture
When: 6:00 p.m. reception/book signing
7:00 p.m. In Praise of Noble Trees Lecture
Where: Greenwich Country Day School
401 Old Church Road, Greenwich, Connecticut
Michael Dirr is widely regarded as the leading expert on trees and shrubs for landscapes and gardens. He is the author of ten books, including the definitive reference book, Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Dr. Dirr has published more than 300 scientific papers and popular articles and his teaching and lectures programs have contributed enormously to greater horticultural knowledge, awareness and appreciation. He has received the highest teaching and gardening awards from the American Society of Horticultural Science, American Horticulture Society, American Nursery & Landscape Association and Garden Club of America.
Cost: $40 per class or $75 both classes
To register for these programs, please visit www.GECGreenwich.org or call 203-869-9242.
The Garden Education Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting horticulture, conservation and the arts through educational outreach activities and special events.