Michael Dirr - In Praise of Noble Trees

6:00pm 8:30pm


Jane Pickens Theater
49 Touro Street
Newport, RI
United States

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In the horticultural world, Dr. Michael Dirr needs no introduction. Author of botanical bibles including The manual of Woody Plants and Dirr’s Hardy Trees and Shrubs, Dr. Dirr has an infectious enthusiasm for the growing world and has helped shape the development of arboriculture in America. Dirr describes the Noble Tree as “immense in stature, spanning generations, architecturally elegant, inspiring and spiritual.” Come learn about some of the newest introductions on the market and get inspired to plant for the future!

 $30/person, special student rate of $15 at the door. Tickets available through the Jane Pickens box office.

Sponsored in part by the New England Chapter ISA.