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
" 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...
"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...