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Virtual Lecture: "Only the Best - Top Rated Perennials"
Sunday, November 01, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
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"ONLY THE BEST: TOP RATED PERENNIALS" by Richard Hawke

This is a Joint Lecture with Scott Arboretum. Time will be set aside to answer your questions.

Registration is free but required. Participants must have Zoom downloaded on their computer and be comfortable using it. The webinar link will be included in the confirmation email received after registering online.

Click here to go to registration on the Scott Arboretum website.

Richard Hawke has worked at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, Illinois for 35 years. As the Manager of the Garden’s Plant Evaluation Program for the past 20 years, he is responsible for the annual comparative evaluation of approx. 1,000 taxa of perennials, shrubs, vines, and small trees, including plants for green roof gardens. Richard teaches horticultural courses for the School of the Botanic Garden, lectures widely, and has numerous publications.

Richard Hawke will share some of his research findings to help us identify “only the best” perennials to plant in our gardens. Be prepared to be educated and entertained by an expert, and to come away excited about great plants!


Contact: Janet Caputo at [email protected]