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Designing in Challenging Situations: Plants and Techniques that Deliver Ian Caton November 16 at 7:00pm

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Designing in Challenging Situations: Plants and Techniques that Deliver with Ian Caton November 16, 2023 at 7:00pm
Live and on Zoom
Elmwood Community Center

1106 New Britain
West Hartford, CT

This lecture is intended to provide Mr. Caton’s expertise in understanding how plants behave, the habitats the come from, and how they can be utilized to truly create a low-maintenance landscape—as well as highlighting a suite of plants that he has found to fit well into most any difficult situation.

Ian Caton has been the owner/operator of Wood Thrush Native Plant Nursery (Formerly Enchanters Garden) in Floyd Virginia since March of 2013. Wood Thrush Native Plants is a nursery specializing in native plants of the Appalachian region including West Virginia, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and North Carolina. One of the focuses of the nursery is the introduction of new and rare native plants which are little known or underappreciated in the nursery trade.

Previously Ian Caton had been an employee of Larry Weaner Landscape Associates (a landscape firm specializing in the use and promotion of native plants in landscaping) since 2001. He has an ongoing relationship with the firm and its educational arm: “The New Directions in the Landscape (NDAL)” program.

Free for members; $10 suggested non-member donation. After the event, you’ll receive a recorded copy of the talk.

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