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

Plant Collections Network Forum
Event Type: 
Special Session
Date / Time: 
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:45pm
United States National Arboretum
Pre-Registration Required: 

We are excited to be holding our annual Forum at the United States National Arboretum to celebrate our 24-year partnership in developing the Plant Collections Network. Gather to share disaster preparedness plans with your colleagues, a new component when applying for accreditation and best practice for increasing resiliency of living collections. Then explore the Arboretum’s collections in depth before the evening festivities commence.

Please Note: There is no cost to attend this session, however pre-registration is required for space purposes. Bus transportation to the Arboretum is provided. Those attending the Forum will then stay for the Evening at the National Arboretum, returning at the end of the event.

DEPARTURE: Buses load and depart outside the Blue Room Prefunction on the East side of the conference hotel. Buses will depart at 3:00 p.m. Please be prompt.