New Plant Discoveries and Landscape Designs: Renaissance Gardens Past and Present

The New and Old World discoveries of edible, medicinal, and decorative plants in the 16th and 17th centuries revolutionized horticultural practice and spurred scientific inquiry across Western Europe. Through images from gardening manuals, herbals, paintings, and tapestries, this series highlights these new plants and innovative landscape designs from the Age of Exploration and includes a virtual tour of contemporary re-created Renaissance gardens.

At a glance

What: New Plant Discoveries and Landscape Designs: Renaissance Gardens Past and Present

When: 4 weeks; Thu, Feb 1-22, 7:30-8:45pm

Where: Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI

Cost: $60

Continuing education credit: 5 hours (0.5 CEUs)

Instructor: Madge Hildebrandt Klais

Register Online
or register by phone at
608-262-2451
Register by
2/8/2018

For additional information, contact JESSICA COURTIER: 608-890-3626