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Organic Habitats: Nature's Backyard Invitation

Posted by Nancy Kreith -

The Tenth Annual Residential Landscape Design Symposium, planned in conjunction with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD), the Landscape Design Association (LDA) and the Midwest Ecological Landscape Association (MELA) will be held on Friday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 3:40 p.m. at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

This symposium is structured for landscape design professionals in search of ideas and inspiration for creating organic habitats in residential landscape settings.

Featured speakers:

Scott Calhoun, "Chasing Wildflowers", Award winning author and designer, Zona Gardens, Tucson, Arizona

Mick Hilleary, "Creating Natural Swimming Pools", the latest thing to have in Europe and becoming popular in the United States Zoo, exhibit designer and owner, Total Habitat, Bonner Springs, Kansas

Doug Tallamy, "Bringing Nature Home", Ph.D., Professor & Chair, Department of Entomology & Wildlife Ecology, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

Ed Snodgrass, Owner and president, Emory Knoll Farms and Green Roof Plants, Street, Maryland

Registration includes morning coffee, boxed lunch, parking and all symposium handouts.

Registration: $129/$163



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