2019 Fall Lecture Series: October 1st, November 5th and December 3rd
The Henry Schmieder Arboretum
Delaware Valley University

Topics and speakers will be announced once confirmed.

Lecture Series Details
The Life Science Building, Delaware Valley University
700 E. Butler Ave, Doylestown, PA 18901

6:30pm – light refreshments;  7:00pm – lecture

Purchase Tickets at the Door
Schmieder Arboretum Members: Free
DVC Students and Active Military: Free
Nonmembers: $5.00
Senior Citizens: $3.00
Non-DVC Students; DVC Faculty and Staff: $3.00

This series is co-sponsored by:

Bucks Beautiful

Feeney’s Wholesale Nursery

Delaware Valley University

We would like to express our appreciation to our wonderful speakers and the public
for supporting our 2018-2019 Lecture Series at
The Henry Schmieder Arboretum, Delaware Valley University

This series was co-sponsored by: Bucks Beautiful, Feeney’s Wholesale Nursery, and Delaware Valley University

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

”Boot Camp for your Senses:
The Garden in Summer
Presented by:  Author and Horticulturalist Tovah Martin, based on her newest book “The Garden in Every Sense and Season”

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Native Plant Gardening
Bringing our Natives into the Designed Yard”
Presented by:  Native Plant Advocate and Consultant Wendy Brister, Harvey’s Gardens

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Hot Perennials!
Presented by:  Horticulturist Sharee Solow, PCH, ASLA, Solow Horticultural Designs

See Sharee’s full list of New Perennials for 2019 here 

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
“Community Trees: Creating Habitat for Humans”
Presented by:  Extension Urban Forester Julianne Schieffer, BCMA, CBLP, TRAQ, Penn State Ecosystem Science & Management

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
“Insect and Mite-Induced Plant Galls of the Northeast”
Presented By:  Carol C. Mapes, Ph.D., Kutztown University

  Tuesday, November 13, 2018
“Dominica – it’s natural wonder and challenges in rebuilding and establishing resilience from Hurricane Maria”
Presented By:  Stephen Dadio, Delaware Valley University

 Tuesday, October 16, 2018
“Heirlooms and Imposters – The Fight Between Flavor and Fruition”
Presented By:  Robert Blew, Vice President & Head of Product Development, Centerton Nursery

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

“Grow More With Less: Sustainable Garden Methods
Presented By:  Vincent A. Simeone, Horticulturalist and Director of Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park, Oyster Bay, NY