Upcoming Meetings and Events


You're Invited!

Speaker Meetings are held at The Atlanta History Center,
McElreath Hall, on the third Monday of the month.

Click here for complete directions to the Atlanta History Center.

Social Time and Refreshments 7:00-7:30 p.m., Speaker 7:30 p.m.
Open to the public, reservations are not required.

The Goizueta Gardens at Atlanta History Center provide a perfect setting for GPPA. The extensive gardens are beautiful in every season. Come early to meetings and stroll the Frank A. Smith Rhododendron Garden in the ravine in front of McElreath Hall. To get a preview of the other gardens at AHC, go to their website at AHC Homes and Gardens.


Monday, November 19, 2018 at 7:30 PM

McElreath Hall
Atlanta History Center

Ruth Rogers Clausen

Native Plants to Attract Butterflies, Bees, and other Pollinators

Ruth Rogers Clausen is an award winning writer, highly sought after speaker, and brilliant gardener! Trained in horticulture in the UK, she has worked professionally in the field of horticulture for several decades on both sides of the Atlantic.

Grower, greenhouse manager, garden designer, teacher, lecturer, speaker, and author of several well known garden books, she is still as passionate about plants as ever. Ruth strives to inject audiences, especially youngsters and beginning gardeners, with her obsession and to assist them in making their own personal spaces more beautiful as well as enriching their lives.

She received a Quill and Trowel Award from the Garden Writers Association and has written for the American Garden Guides series. The former horticulture editor for Country Living Gardener magazine, Rogers Clausen contributes to Country Gardens, Brooklyn Botanic Garden's Handbooks, and Reader's Digest Books.

Currently, Ruth serves on the Board of Directors at the Delaware Botanic Gardens.


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