Suzannah Strazzera -- Alpines at Wave Hill; Members Potpourri

Thu, 2019-07-25 07:38 -- Pondhick
Date: 
Saturday August 3, 2019 - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 

The Education Center of the Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road, at the intersection of Routes 102 and 183 in Stockbridge, MA.

Event type:
Guest speaker
Local Chapter
Plant Sale

Morning: Suzannah Strazzera - The Challenges and Rewards of Growing and Displaying Alpines at Wave Hill in New York City

A month after graduating from NYBG's School of Horticulture, Suzannah joined the gardening staff at Wave Hill in the Bronx --- sixteen years ago. She is currently in charge of the newly renovated Alpine House and surrounding gardens.

Afternoon: Members Potpourri Members are encouraged to bring plants, tools, plans and ideas you'd like to share with the group for the afternoon session. Elisabeth Zander will show a video of Paul Held planting Primula sieboldii.

The meeting begins at 10 with coffee and conversation. A brief business meeting and Show & Tell start at 10:30, followed by our program. Bring your own lunch.

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