$10 – $25

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Midwest Groundcovers LLC

6N800 Illinois 25

St. Charles, IL 60174

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Inspired by Nature: Naturalistic Design Education, Garden Tours, and Social Mixer at Midwest Groundcovers

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Midwest Groundcovers is pleased to offer a day of education, tours, and socializing for green industry professionals. Featured speaker Claudia West is a leading voice in the emerging field of ecological planting design. Known for her passionate advocacy of plant-driven design, Claudia is a widely sought out speaker and consultant who applies the technologies of plant systems to bring essential natural functions back into our cities and towns. Come for a session or two, or stay for the entire day!

Admission for the entire day is $25. Admission for the Social Mixer only is $10.

Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the ILCA PAC Fund, the IGIA GIPAC Fund, the ASLA Illinois Advocacy, the Peter & Irma Orum HRI Fund. CEU credits will be available.

Presentations:

Claudia West, Wild and Neat: Bridging the Gap between Great Garden Design and Ecology

Kevin Donnelly, The Manufactured Soil Environment: Turning Specifications into Deliverable Soil Blends

Claudia West, Stormwater Management Solutions: Inspired by Wild Plant Communities

Garden Tours:

Walking tour of Midwest Groundcovers' 12 carefully curated gardens including the Piet Oudolf "New Wave" Garden

Social Mixer:

Enjoy beer and wine on the Midwest Groundcovers patio

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Midwest Groundcovers LLC

6N800 Illinois 25

St. Charles, IL 60174

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