CHS LECTURE SERIES 2017 -18
Title Sponsor: Bartlett Tree Experts
Our monthly educational Lecture Series, free to current CHS members, welcomes horticultural experts from all over the country, as well as locally, sharing their experiences and expertise on a variety of subjects from landscape design and preservation to butterflies and world travel. Our lectures always are tailored to relevancy of gardening and growing here in the Lowcountry and are attending by over 1500 members and visitors each season.
Lectures are held at 6:30pm at The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting Street, 29403.
Admission: $10.00 (Free for CHS Members)
CHS 2017 – 18 GUEST LECTURERS
Monday March 12th at 6:30pm
Ernest Koone III – Nurseryman & azalea expert
American Azaleas – Rooted in the South
Ernest Koone III is President of Lazy K Nursery, Inc. at Pine Mountain, Georgia. Lazy K Nursery was established in 1957 on land held by his family since 1827 and is the largest grower of native American azaleas in the United States. Lazy K has provided plants to Public Gardens and Arboreta as well as countless private gardens throughout the Country.
Ernest is a well-known horticultural speaker throughout the south, has introduced many new selections of azaleas and is a noted designer of native landscapes. His clients include Callaway Gardens, Gibbs Gardens, The Atlanta Botanical Garden, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, Rock City, The Tennessee Aquarium, and Quaker Hill Native Plant Garden in Pawling, New York.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Bartlett Tree Experts
Abide-A-While Garden Center
PAST SEASON SPEAKERS:
2016 – 2017:
Dr. Merle Shepard
2015 – 2016:
2014 – 2015:
2013 – 2014:
Dr. Lincoln Brower
2012 – 2013: