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. Non-member price is $10.00.
CHS 2017 – 18 GUEST LECTURERS
Monday Nov. 13th at 6:30pm
Mark Weathington – Director; JC Raulston Arboretum
Gardening in the South
Mark Weathington is the Director of the JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University
where he is passionate in his work to connect people with plants. His latest book,
Gardening in the South: The Complete Homeowner’s Guide, takes his common sense
approach and a bit of humor and makes gardening accessible for any level of gardener.
Mark travels extensively searching for new plants to diversify the American landscape
and lecturing on a variety of topics in horticulture to further the JC Raulston Arboretum’s
vision of “Planning and Planting a Better World.” His explorations and speaking
engagements have taken him to China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Ecuador, Europe,
Mexico, New Zealand, and throughout the US. Mark will share his extensive knowledge of
southern-based gardening from his new book which will be available for purchase at the lecture.
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: