Talks and tasks 2016 and beyond...

[Click on the talk title for details of talk times, location etc.]

September 10:  "The Five Seasons of Cherokee: Early Fall" Cherokee Ranch bird and flower hike 

September 12:  Fuqua Lecture Atlanta Botanical Garden

September 14-15:  Seed seminar in Westcliff

September 16:   Denver Botanic Gardens tour to Pawnee Buttes (sold out)

September 20-22 2016:  Keynote address: Master Gardener Coordinator conference, Chico Hot Springs Montana

September 23:     Denver Botanic Gardens Fall Plant Sale! Be there or be square!

September 24 2016:  Colorado Native Plant Society 40th Anniversary Celebration, Denver.

October 10-12:  Salvia Summit at Tilden Park Arboretum (I'm attending not presenting)

October 19:  "Cacti for the Rock Garden" for the Santa Fe Cactus Society

October 20:  Santa Fe Botanical Garden lecture series "Steppe"

October 22:   Dedication of "Ojos y Manos" at Santa Fe Botanical Garden
November 2016:  Lecture tour of New Zealand
              3   – Christchurch “The hardy gems of South Africa”

              7   – Balclutha  “The hardy gems of South Africa”

              8   – Timaru

            10   – Nelson  “Plant hunting in Central Asia”

            13   – Blenheim

            15   – Alexandra  “Plant hunting in Central Asia”

            16   – Gore “Plant hunting in Central Asia”

            17   – Dunedin

            18   – Invercargill “Rock plants of the Rockies”

December 2:   "Steppe" for Denver Eclectics (Denver Country Club) only for members.

December 3 "The Five Seasons of Cherokee: Winter" Cherokee Ranch bird and flower hike 

 And into NEXT year!

January 13, 2017   Castle Pines Village Garden Club "Steppe"

January 27  Fireside Chat Quarryhill Botanical Garden, Glen Ellen, California

February 1-14 Southern California lecture tour

       1     Gates Cactus and Succulent Society 

       2     Los Angeles Cactus and Succulent Society
       5     Long Beach Cactus Club, 1st Sunday
       7     SunsetCactus and Succulent Society
       9     San Gabriel Cactus and Succulent Society
      12    South Coast Cactus and Succulent Society
      13    San Diego Horticultural Society, San Diego, California
      14    Bakersfield Cactus and Succulent Society

March 27-April 5 2017:   Denver Botanic Gardens tour to Greece

April 17:      Fagus
April 18:       Lecture for Bath Garden Club

May 10-15 2017:  International Rock Garden Conference in Prague 

May 20-24 North American Rock Garden Society, Study Weekend in Wisconsin! (attending not speaking)

June 2017: Denver Botanic Gardens tour to Bighorns [I may or may not lead this]

 July 24-28, 2017: Perennial Plant Association in Denver: don't miss this!

September 2017: Nerd day in Eskilby, Sweden

November 17-19 NARGS National Meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina (attending not speaking)

November 19, 2017 "Cacti and Succulents from Botanical Gardens around the World" for Central Arizona Cactus and Succulent Society. Phoenix

2018: POSSIBLY: South Africa: Namaqualand and Namibia dream the works.