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May 19 Lecture: Romantic and Victorian Gardening in America

March 20, 2014 Uncategorized No Comments

The Rutgers Master Gardener Association of Camden County is offering a Lecture, “Curves, Carpets and Colors: Romantic and Victorian Gardening in America”.

Date: Monday, May 19, 2014

Sign-In Begins at 5:45 PM with Lecture Promptly at 6:30 PM at the Camden County Environmental Center, 1301 Park Boulevard, Cherry Hill

Speaker: Marta McDowell, Horticulturist, Teacher of Landscape History and Horticulture at The New York Botanical Garden. Author of Several Books, and an Expert on Emily Dickinson’s Gardens.

This inspirational presentation explores the development of American landscaping styles, from formal to Victorian, and will be of particular interest to those who preserve gardens at historic buildings as well as anyone who enjoys beautiful gardens.

Books will be available for purchase.

Advance registration required with payment by May 12.

Walk-ins will be accommodated only if event is not sold out.

For more information, call 856-216-7130, email njgarden@camdencounty.com, or
visit Camden.NJAES.Rutgers.Edu/Garden/EventsforPublic.html.

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