FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22

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LEGEND

  Book Signing
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RAINIER ROOM
(45 minutes except where noted)

 

10:30 AM  
 MIDSUMMER GARDEN NIGHTMARES: MISTAKES I’VE MADE SO YOU DON’T HAVE TO 
Mary-Kate Mackey — Award-winning garden writer, speaker and author, Write Better Right Now
11:45 AM  ANYONE CAN PLAY WITH HOUSEPLANTS
Baylor Chapman — Plant designer, owner, Lila B Design and author, Decorating with Plants and The Plant Recipe Book 
1:00 PM    GARDENLUST: A BOTANICAL TOUR OF THE WORLD’S BEST GARDENS
Christopher Woods — Horticulturist and author, Gardenlust: A Botanical Tour of the World’s Best New Gardens 
2:15 PM
(90 mins)
 GARDEN 101: THE STARS OF THE SUMMER GARDEN
  GROWING GORGEOUS PEONIES 
Carol A. Adelman —  Owner, Adelman Peony Gardens and author, Peony: The Best Varieties for Your Garden
  CLEMATIS FROM AROUND THE WORLD 
Linda Beutler — Author, Plant Lovers Guide to Clematis and curator, Rogerson Clematis Collection
  GROWING GREAT ROSES IS NOT THAT HARD

John Fredette — ARS Award-winning Master Rosarian and Accredited Rose Judge

4:30 PM GARDEN JEOPARDY GAME SHOW
Ciscoe Morris — Radio, TV host, columnist & author, Ask Ciscoe 
5:45 PM LOOK, NO SOIL: EASY HYDROPONIC AND AQUAPONIC GARDENS ON YOUR COUNTERTOP
Shelley Levis — Horticulturist, radio show host, garden writer and author, Countertop Gardens 
7:00 PM MAKE A DATE WITH YOUR VEGGIE GARDEN: MATCHING YOUR CROPS TO YOUR LIFESTYLE
Bill Thorness  — Author, Cool Season Gardener and Edible Heirlooms
HOOD ROOM
(All seminars are 45 minutes)

 

10:00 AM  
 THE SECRET EDIBLE GARDEN YOU ALREADY HAVE
Ellen Zachos — Author, The Wildcrafted Cocktail and Growing Healthy Houseplants and co-host, “Plantrama” Podcast
11:15 AM  GROW WHAT YOU LOVE: GROW A FOOD GARDEN THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU
Emily Murphy — Designer, expert gardener, author, Grow What You Love and blogger, PassthePistil.com      
12:30 PM    THE DEVIL’S IN THE DETAILS: DESIGN TIPS FROM A PRO FOR LANDSCAPING A SMALL YARD
Sean James — Garden designer, horticulturist, writer, speaker 
1:45 PM
 EDIBLES IN CONTAINERS: BEYOND LETTUCE AND HERBS
Charlie Nardozzi — Radio, TV host and author, Gardening Complete, Foodscaping and Urban Gardening for Dummies
3:00 PM BEST VIEW OF OUR WORLD IS IN A GARDEN
Linda Larson — A Traveling Gardener, Master Gardener, blogger and author
4:15 PM ATTRACTING BIRDS, BUTTERFLIES AND OTHER BACKYARD WILDLIFE 
David Mizejewski — Naturalist at National Wildlife Federation and author, Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife
5:30 PM GREAT PLANT PICKS: 25 PLANTS TO CREATE A GORGEOUS YEAR-ROUND GARDEN
Richie Steffen — Director/Curator, Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden and co-author, Plant Lover’s Guide to Ferns
6:45 PM GARDENING IN THE LOIRE VALLEY
JJ de Sousa — Garden and interior designer and owner, Digs Inside & Out, Portland 
DIY STAGE     
(All seminars are 60 minutes)

 

10:00 AM  
 SHOP WITH A PRO: NICK’S PLANT PICKS PART 2 ON CONIFERS, WOODY SHRUBS AND TREES
Nicholas J. Staddon — Horticultural Consultant, former Director of New Plants for Monrovia Growers 
11:45 AM PLANT-BASED BEAUTY RECIPES FROM THE GARDEN
Stephanie Rose — Award-winning author, Garden Made and blogger, GardenTherapy.ca          
1:30 PM    ACCENT YOUR DÉCOR WITH A BEAUTIFUL SUCCULENT CENTERPIECE
Becky Sell —  Sedum expert and nursery owner, Sedum Chicks, Salem, Oregon
3:15 PM MAKE DELICIOUS DAIRY FREE CHEESE FROM PLANTS
Claudia Lucero — Owner, UrbanCheesecraft.com and author, One-Hour Dairy-Free Cheese
5:00 PM SEED STARTING 101: YOU CAN DO IT!
Kristin Crouch — Blogger, ThatBloominGarden.com and Vancouver, BC Master Gardener

SEMINAR SCHEDULE

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