Sustainable Perennials (150-03-08-14)
Julia Bohnen, acclaimed horticulturist who was instrumental in the creation of the Arboretum's Spring Peeper Meadow Restoration.
Increase the diversity and beauty of your landscape with a sustainably designed perennial garden. Work with renowned horticulturist Julia Bohnen, who will share the wisdom of her extensive experience gardening with native plant species. She will show you her favorites, and guide you in making the best plant choices for your own setting. Along with how to make plant choices for your garden, you will identify techniques that make the perennial garden more sustainable. Through illustrated presentation and discussion, you'll focus on native and non-invasive perennials that provide benefits beyond aesthetics.