It’s a gorgeous book – unique in its presentation, and full of helpful plant pairings. Be sure to check out all of Druse’s books and order for your home library – or to gift. The make a great hostess gift, too.
|Hortie Hoopla Keynoter & Author, Joseph Tychonievich|
|NYBG's Yurgalevitch Welcome & Overview|
Full confession: Lynden is one of my hort idols and I’ve long admired her artful approach to garden design, along with her pragmatic recognition for public garden maintenance even in times of budget constraints.
Next speaker up was Annie Novak, co-founder of Eagle Street Rooftop Farm and Manager of NYBG's Edible Academy. Not unlike Facebook’s super successful COO and best-selling author, Sheryl Sandberg; Annie encouraged the interns to “Lean-In” to their mentor.
“Forget the Knockout Roses. Or ‘trashy annuals.’”
|Lynden Miller & BBG's Mark Fischer|
|Hort interns visit the Herbarium|
|NYBG's Marc Hachadourian leads Hortie Hoopla tour of the Conservatory|
|Wave Hill's Director of Horticulture, Louis Bauer|