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MAY – Rizanino Reyes – Travels of a Young Gardener

Rizanino Reyes Travels of a Young Gardener Monday, May 18th, 2009, 7 – 9 pm A general overview of my travels as a “NGG” (next generation gardener) and the plants that made it special. From my expeditions and garden visits in China to nursery hopping around the Pacific Northwest, come prepared to salivate over extraordinary […]

APRIL – Susan and Barry Latter – Travelogue of New Zealand

Susan and Barry Latter Travelogue of New Zealand Monday, April 20th, 2009, 7 – 9 pm In 2005 Barry & Susan Latter joined a Northwest Horticultural Society trip to visit the North and South Islands of New Zealand. They viewed wonderful gardens, both public and private, landscapes that blew them away, penguins and people, castles […]

March – Miller Time

Miller Time Monday, March 16th, 2009, 7 – 9 pm A tour of the Elizabeth C. Miller Library at the Center for Urban Horticulture.

JANUARY – Bonnie Sharpe – Travelogue of the Desert SW

Bonnie Sharpe – Travelogue of the Desert SW Monday, January 19th, 2009, 7 – 9 pm Bonnie Sharpe showed photographs from the Colorado and Mojave Deserts, especially from the spectacular 2005 wildflower bloom in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and Joshua Tree National Park.

NOVEMBER – Bob Lilly – Travelogue of UK, Holland

Bob Lilly – Travelogue of UK, Holland Monday, November 10th, 2008, 7 – 9 pm Bob Lilly presented pictures from his tour to England and Holland (Hampton Court Flower Show, Godards, Dixter, Sissinghurst, Wisley, Sahin Seed Trials). The discussion around how seeds are trialed was particularly interesting.