Horticultural Trade Show & Symposium at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Sponsored By: 14th Annual Plant-O-Rama
Metro Hort Group & Brooklyn Botanic Garden present the
14TH ANNUAL PLANT-O-RAMA
A Trade Show and Symposium for Horticulture Professionals
WHEN & WHERE
Tuesday, January 26th, 2010
9:00am – 4:00pm (Doors open at 8:00am)
at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
FREE to 2010 Metro Hort Members; memberships available at the door.
NO PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED.
SYMPOSIUM SEATING LIMITED; FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED. PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY!
BRING YOUR OWN BAGS FOR TAKE-HOME MATERIALS.
Anthropek Containers & Gardens, Atlantic Nurseries, Beds & Borders, Bill Kolvek Perennials, Bissett Nursery Corp, Black Meadow Orchids, Brooklyn Greenroof, Capital Garden Products, Cedar Hill Nursery, ColorBlends Wholesale Flower Bulbs, Donato Design, Duracraft, Inc., Eco Earth Design, Glover Perennials, Henry Leuthardt Nurseries, Hicks Nurseries Commercial Sales, Landcraft Environments, Liberty Sunset Garden Center, Long Island Compost Corp, Monrovia, Otto Keil Florists, Pennoyer Newman, Peony’s Envy, Plant Connection, Plant Health Care, Pleasant Run Nursery, Prides Corner Farms, RareFind Nursery, S.Scherer & Sons Water Gardens, Seibert & Rice, The Care of Trees, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Friends of the High Line, Gold Medal Plants, Greenbelt Native Plant Center, Greenwood Gardens,The Horticultural Society of NY, Manhattan Chapter, North American Rock Garden Society, New York Botanical Garden, New York Restoration Project, NOFA Organic Land Care, Queens Botanical Garden, Stonecrop Gardens, Trees New York, USDA-Asian Longhorned Beetle Program, Wave Hill
SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE
8:00am Registration & Refreshments Open
9:15am Tributes to Dave Murbach & Hank Schannen
9:30am Lynden B. Miller, How Plants Soften and Civilize Urban Landscapes
11:00am Ed Snodgrass, Green Roof Design and Maintenance
12 Noon Garden Writers Region 1 Connect Meeting
1:15pm Margaret Roach, Nonstop Plants: A Garden for 365 Days
2:15pm 2010 Plant Forum
3:15pm Raffle Prize Drawing
4:00pm Show closes
9:00am - 4:00pm PALM HOUSE EXHIBITS HALL
8:00am-4:00pm NURSERY & SEED CATALOG DISPLAY; GARDEN BOOK SALE
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc., Bissett Nursery Corporation, Frank Bulfamante & Sons, Inc., Landcraft Environments, Ltd., Semperflorens, Inc., Prides Corner Farms, Inc., Rosedale Nurseries, Inc., The Horticultural Society of New York, Town and Gardens, Ltd.
For travel directions to Brooklyn Botanic Garden, visit www.bbg.org
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
Bob Hyland, Plant-O-Rama Coordinator