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Home Landscape: Delight or Disaster

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Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time: 7–8 p.m.
Location: Online
Speaker: Bruce Crawford
Description: Bruce will deliver a free three-part educational series specifically aimed at teaching home gardeners how to improve their garden design skills.

October 15th: The Manual—An introduction to the principles of design theory; including a discussion on space, focalization, simplicity, sequence, and scale.

October 22nd: The Bolts— The details that help align everything ;  looking at developing space with hardscaping (layout of walks and patios), shrub massings, and shade/small tree placement.

October 29th: The Nuts - Tightening design and providing unity.  Sweeps of different types of groundcovers, perennial and ornamental grasses.  Layering and detailed plant choices including use of native plants for providing food and habitat.
Contact: Lisa Chiariello, 973-948-3040
More Info: http://events.rutgers.edu/pdfs/RCE_Home_Landscape_Delight_or_Disaster_B_Crawford_Flyer.pdf (PDF)