Selected Events Around the Country:
thru Sept 11, Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas, Bronx, NY
NY Botanical Garden, 718-817-8700
June 4, Designing with Succulents, Copake Falls, NY
11AM, Lecture, designer Katherine Tracey of Avant Gardens, Garden Conservancy 845-424-6502
June 4-5, Garden Conservancy Open Days Tours 845-424-6502
Charleston, SC; Columbia, Putnam, Westchester Cty, NY; Marin Cty, CA; New Haven, Fairfield Cty, CT; South Sound Area, WA; Greater Boston, MA
June 5, Secret Garden Tour of Cambridge, Cambridge, MA
10AM-4PM, 36 gardens, 25 new to tour.
June 11, Listening to the Land at Hortulus Farm, Wrightstown, PA
4PM, Educational tour through 30 acres of gardens designed by Jack Staub & Renny Reynolds
June 11-12, Garden Conservancy Open Days Tours
Bergen Cty, NJ; Bristol Cty, Outer Cape Cod, MA; Bucks Cty, PA; Clark Cty, WA; Hartford Cty, CT; Nassau, Suffolk, Putnam, Cty, NY; Providence, RI; St. Louis, MO.
June 11-12, Landscape Pleasures Symposium, Watermill, NY
Parrish Art Museum, Symposium & Garden Tour, 631-283-2118
(Speakers include LA Andrea Cochran, Charles Birnbaum of TCLF, LA Darrel Morrison)
June 15-17, Native Plants in the Landscape Conference, Millersville, PA
25th Annual Conference, Millersville University: tours, workshops, lectures, more. 717-842-0272
June 17-19, Secret Garden Tours, Newport, RI
10AM-5PM, Tours of the city's most prestigious properties, 401-439-7253
June 18, Garden Dialogues:
Garden Tours with the landscape architects who designed them, TCLF, 202-483-0553
Greenwich, CT; Southampton, NY; Bronxville, NY
June 18, Garden Conservancy Open Days Tours
Dutchess Cty, NY; Litchfield Cty, CT; Mendocino Cty, CA
June 18, Terrace Gardening Saturday, NY, NY
10AM-5PM, NYBG Midtown Center, 718-817-8700
June 18, South End Garden Tour, Boston, MA
10AM-4PM, Fabulous gardens, fabulous tour. This year's tour sponsored by the Trustees of Reservations.
June 23, Garden Conservancy Open Days Tours
June 24-26, Newport Flower Show, Newport, RI
"Gilded Artful Living," 21st Annual Show, 401-847-1000
June 25-26, Garden Conservancy Open Days Tours
Columbia, Dutchess, Ulster, Suffolk, Westchester Cty, NY; San Francisco, CA; Bainbridge Island, WA; Chicago North Shore, IL.
June 26-27, Rockport Garden Tour, Rockport, MA
10AM-4PM, "Rockport in Bloom," 10 private gardens.
June 24-26, Dwell on Design Conference, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles Convention Center. Outdoor pavilion: 30,000 sq. ft. of natural outdoor design.
June 29 , Woody Plant Conference, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
Aug 1-5, Perennial Plant Symposium, Minneapolis, MN