The Art of Gardening at Chanticleer
William J. Hamilton Lecture
R. William Thomas, Executive Director of Chanticleer: A Pleasure Garden
Wednesday, September 27; 7:30 p.m.
Join Chanticleer's Executive Director and Head Gardener Bill Thomas for a visual tour and behind-the-scenes look at what the Washington Post calls “one of the most interesting and edgy public gardens in America.” Chanticleer is known for its residential-scale plant combinations featuring foliage textures and colors, its wide variety of containers, and its imaginative homemade furniture. This is a garden where the staff are the designers, competing with each other and with the horticultural world to make the garden fun, visually exciting, and environmentally responsible. Bill will offer insights on what inspires this special place.
Date/time: Wednesday, September 27; 7:30 p.m.
Cost: Free and open to the public
Location: Statler Hall, Cornell University