300 Nettleton Hollow Rd., Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-2200.
Availability: Sept. 29
Cost: Patron $500 – includes invitation to the speaker dinner on Friday evening at Hollister House Garden and reserved seating at the symposium. ($200 of this ticket is tax deductible) Friend $185 – HHG and Garden Conservancy members Non-members $200.
Event Time 8:00 am - 6:00 pm "THE EXUBERANT GARDEN" Be inspired by a day long symposium featuring: Jacqueline van der Kloet – celebrated Dutch landscape designer will talk about "Magical Mixes" in the garden Tom Coward – on leading the restoration of William Robinson's legendary gardens at Gravetye Manor Andrew Bunting – expert on woody plants and author on "Plant Lover's Guide to magnolias" Jane Garmey– noted author and passionate gardener on "A Sense of Place: Challenges, Approaches and Solutions to Crating Gardens" The symposium is moderated by Todd Forrest of NYBG Each reservation includes continental breakfast and lunch at the symposium and cocktails and preview buying at the Sale of Rare and Unusual Plants at Hollister House Garden.