American Public Gardens Association
2019 Conference
Washington D.C. June 17-21, 2019

Collecting and Conserving

Public gardens work on the leading edge to document and preserve plant diversity. Preparing for immediate and long-range climate change requires strength of vision and offers opportunities for great innovation. How is your garden a champion for the plant kingdom? Using technology and innovation to sustain the wealth of your data? Crossing departmental lines to share your conservation victories? Bring your questions and your proposed solutions.

Targeted Communities:
Horticulture, Greenhouses, & Facilities
Native Plants
Plant Collections
Plant Conservation
Plant Nomenclature & Taxonomy
Sustainability
Technology & Innovation Professionals

Program Selection Committee Contacts:
Sara Helm-Wallace

Living Collections Consultant

David C. Michener
Curator
University of Michigan
Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum

Ray Larson
Curator of Living Collections and the Otis Douglas Hyde Herbarium
University of Washington Botanic Gardens

 

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