The Annual Winter Landscape Design Symposium Returns on January 11 through January 12, 2018


On Thursday, January 11 and Friday, January 12, 8:30am-5pm, the 29thAnnual Landscape Design Symposium will be held at Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell, PA.  This year’s title and emphasis, Ecological Complexity in Landscapes for People, will explore a core challenge of contemporary landscape design: blending plants, wildlife, and people in spaces that are enjoyable to spend time and advance ecological function. Featured speakers represent a select group of landscape architects and designers who are creating places that effectively and consistently connect people and nature.

These events are appropriate for landscape professionals as well as tree and native landscape enthusiasts. Continuing education units for landscape architects will be available.  Sign-up for one day or two, or call 215-247-5777, ext. 125, or email jlm@upenn.eduPayment and registration required.

This symposium is sponsored by Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania, Connecticut College Arboretum, and New Directions in the American Landscape developed by Larry Weaner Landscape Associates.

Photo Credit:  Courtesy, New Directions in the American Landscape developed by Larry Weaner Landscape Associates.