19th Annual Winter Lecture Series:
The Education of a Gardener

Featuring Martha Stewart, Jinny Blom, and Margaret Roach

Three Thursdays: January 31, February 28, & March 28,
10–11:30 a.m. 
 
Ross Hall, New York Botanical Garden
 
There are many points of entry into the gardening life. For some it begins in childhood; some come to it through other disciplines. Three distinguished and passionate practitioners share their philosophies, their stories, and the lessons they have learned along the way. 
 
CEUs: Each lecture is approved for two credit hour by:  APLD & LACES 
 
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Classes

February
" The landscapes we make outlast us by many years therefore they must be dignified with thought and love."

Self-taught, and with a lifelong interest in natural landscapes, gardens, and architecture, Jinny Blom launched her landscape design practice in more...
02/28 Th 10:00am-11:30am Blom
NYBG
March
"I garden because I cannot help myself."

Called back to her childhood home at age 25 to care for an ailing widowed parent, Margaret Roach sought refuge in self-prescribed backyard horticultural-therapy experiments. Thirty years ago she dug up her young more...
03/28 Th 10:00am-11:30am Roach
NYBG