Past Event February 2015 - Art and Plants: A Vertical Expression with Living Walls
NC State University Club4200 Hillsborough StRaleigh, NC, 27606United States
Program: Art and Plants: A Vertical Expression with Living Walls
Speaker: Leslie Herndon
Have you noticed the green plant walls at Cameron Village or at Waverly Place? Come learn about these and other examples of living art. Leslie Herndon of Greenscapes, Inc. will discuss the many different plant walls they have created. She will also present examples from across the world of plant walls that run the gamut of size and type. All are impressive! Leslie will suggest residential applications for you to try at home..
The Raleigh Garden Club, Inc. is a non-profit philanthropic and educational organization founded in 1925. Our objectives are to:
Study the art of gardening in all its aspects
Aid in the protection and conservation of natural resources
Assist in educating youth through programs and scholarships
Promote the maintenance of gardens and arboretums
Our general meetings are on the first Wednesday of each month in Raleigh, NC at the NC State University Club. We welcome guests and new members from the greater Raleigh area including Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Morrisville, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Wendell, and Zebulon. View our calendar for monthly programs.
Join us and enjoy the benefits of membership:
Develop friendships with other gardeners and share your experiences at our monthly meetings and social events
Expand your knowledge of landscape design, flower arranging, environmental study, flower shows, and basic horticulture
Help others by volunteering to maintain gardens, decorate for holidays, or create projects with children
Save money on plants at our special plant sale preview
Win plants, books, and garden-related items at our monthly door-prize drawings.
Enjoy fascinating programs, good company, and tasty food at our monthly lunch meetings.