Tough Plants, Tough Places

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Presented by The Connecticut Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects

When: Thursday, July 20, 2017
Time: 8:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
Where: Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury, CT
Continuing Education Credits: 
LA CES: 5.0 PDH/HSW
AIA-CES: 5.0 LU/HSW
CT DEEP Pesticide Recertification Credits: 3A/5, 6/2

A continuing education program on planting plans that accommodate difficult sites, with associated horticulture research for meeting challenging conditions. Part symposium, part tour, the day will include a site walk of a campus installation designed by SLAM Collaborative, as well as a tour of the American Rose Trials, Earth Kind Rose Trials, and Tamarack Arboretum.

Presentations will cover:

  • Tips and Techniques for Establishing a Native Meadow from Seed
  • Designing Successful Improvements for Increasingly Challenging Sites
  • Sustainable Shrub Roses for Landscape Professionals
  • The Benefits of Transitioning to the Use of Native Plants for Re-vegetation Along New England Roadways
  • PLUS: Exhibitors and raffle prizes!

Registration and full information here.