Past Event November 2016- The Heritage Collection

  • NC State University Club 4200 Hillsborough Street

Program: The Heritage Collection

Speaker: Brienne Gluvna Arthur, Garden Consultant - Foodscaping and Landscape Design Correspondent

A bright young star on the horticulture scene, Brie will be presenting a fascinating program on camellias in history. “The Heritage Collection” discusses the fashions, storied histories and characters behind iconic Camellias from around the world.   Brie is promoting and growing living pieces of history to connect a new generation to the past.   Learn how camellias shaped history from Ancient Asia, into the Renaissance period of Europe and finally into the new world of America during the Antebellum era. 

Brie is a former Production Manager at Plant Delights Nursery and Propagator and Grower at Camellia Forest Nursery. Originally from southeastern Michigan, Brie Arthur studied Landscape Design at Purdue University.  She is the Foodscaping and Landscape Design correspondent for PBS’s Growing a Greener World, providing practical advice on integrating edibles in a traditional landscape.   

EXTRA! Brie will be selling plants from her Heritage Camellia Collection at the meeting. (Cash or Checks payable to Brienne Gluvna)

Ways and Means holiday gift sale--.members and local merchants will donate items. Bring your treasures to sell and find others to buy.