From the Garden Education Center of Greenwich
New, Exciting Trees & Shrubs for the Forward Thinking Gardener
Wednesday, January 15th
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm 2 LACES Credits
Members: $35 Non-Members: $45
Each year hundreds of new species, varieties and cultivars of plants are introduced into commerce. These choice plants offer superior flowers, foliage, fruit, superior vigor and cultural adaptability. This lecture will focus on the newest and most promising selections of trees and shrubs for the gardeners with a true appreciation for the best and brightest plants available.
Vincent has worked in the horticultural field for over 27 years and is the author of 4 books. He has specialized expertise in woody plant ID, culture, use and selection of superior varieties. He typically gives 50 lectures on an annual basis, teaches NYBG Horticulture classes and over the last 14 years has assisted Allan Armitage with garden tours on several continents. In 2010 Vincent contributed to a first ever textbook on public garden management. Also in 2010, the Long Island Nursery and Landscape Association honored Vincent as Man of the Year and guest on the Martha Stewart Show.
The Garden Education Center of Greenwich
130 Bible Street, P.O. Box 1600
Cos Cob, Connecticut 06807
Garden Education Center
is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedication to promoting horticulture, conservation and the arts through educational programs, outreach activities and special events.
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