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LECTURE: The World Condensed; A Global Pursuit and Passion for Plants

William J. Hamilton Lecture
09/07/2011 - 7:30pm
Statler Hall Auditorium
Dan Hinkley, plant explorer and author

For most of his adult life, plantsman and explorer Dan Hinkley has spent a solid quarter of every year traveling the world in search of garden-worthy plants to introduce into cultivation. His treasures have delighted garden-lovers through his award-winning writing, design, consulting, and the legendary nursery he founded, Heronswood.

Join Dan on a few of his adventures in remote Asia as he examines the bounty of exceptional plants still awaiting successful introduction, along with magical interactions between flora, fauna, and vernacular culture.

Dan Hinkley is a plantsman, author, plant collector, and lecturer. Read more about his work at