Wednesday, April 14  4:00 pm Proven Perennials

with Richard Hawke, horticulturist at Chicago Botanic Garden

It’s new…but is it a winner or a dud? Richard Hawke will share information on perennials that have proven to be beautiful, reliable, and hardy in evaluation trials. Find out which perennials are winners and why.  Richard Hawke has been the Plant Evaluation Manager at the Chicago Botanic Garden since 1986.  He is an instructor, the author of Plant Evaluation Notes, and is a  contributing editor for Fine Gardening. The Plant Evaluation Program received the Award for Program Excellence from the American Public Garden Association in 2008.

This lecture will be presented virtually through Zoom. It will be recorded and available for paid registrants. $15 Ladew member $20 non-member