Past Speaking Appearances

Ready to roll at Descanso Gardens

Coming to an arboretum, botanic garden, book store or garden show near you!  For details, visit my page at or my events page at Facebook.


January 22: Idaho Horticulture Expo, Boise ID

February 28, March 1: Portland Yard, Garden & Patio Show, Portland OR

March 15, Filoli, Woodside CA

March 22, San Diego Master Gardeners Spring Seminar, San Diego CA

April 19, Roger’s Garden, Corona del Mar CA

May 16, Eco-Xpo, San Juan Capistrano CA


January 26: Santa Barbara City College Schott Center all-day design workshop

February 3, 4: Mid-Atlantic Horticultural Society, Newport News VA

February 16: Dallas Arboretum

February 19, 20 & 22: Northwest Flower and Garden Show, Seattle WA

March 9: Bok Tower Gardens, Lake Wales FL

March 16: Santa Barbara City College Schott Center all-day design workshop

March 21 & 22: San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, San Mateo CA

March 30: Roger’s Gardens, Corona del Mar, CA

April 6: “Porch” book signing, Carpinteria, CA

April 7: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara CA

April 9: Chaucer’s Bookstore, Santa Barbara, CA

April 11: LA County Arboretum and also, Southern California Horticulture Society

April 12: Laguna Beach Garden Club , Laguna Beach CA

April 13: Baron Brothers Nursery, Camarillo CA

April 27: Filoli, Woodside CA

June 12: Northwest Horticultural Society, Seattle WA

August 3: Seaside Gardens, Carpinteria CA


September 22: Five Rivers MetroParks, Dayton OH

October 6: Descanso Gardens, La Canada – Flintridge