Dan Long, Brushwood Nursery, 7:30 pm - Atlanta History Center


March 21, 2022 at 7:30 pm

McElreath Hall, Atlanta History Center



 Dan Long, "Grow Up! Using Vines and Climbers in Your Garden"  

 Whether you're planning an expansive suburban landscape or looking for that special patio plant, there's a place for vines in your garden. The use of vines and climbers in formal and natural garden settings will be discussed with an emphasis on clematis. Learn about an amazing array of vines, both classic and new, suited to a wide variety of growing conditions in all colors of the rainbow.


Dan Long is the owner of Brushwood Nursery, a mail order nursery specializing in clematis and other vines. He is also an author and a past instructor at Longwood Gardens and has lectured and taught at seminars for over 15 years. By focusing on vines and climbers, he has gained extensive knowledge and images on the subject, which are shared in his presentations designed to inform and inspire the audience.


Clematis Little Mermaid © Brushwood Nursery

Clematis 'Little Mermaid' ©Brushwood Nursery 


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

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

Live-Stream Option

 This event also will be live-streamed, the first time we are doing in-person and live-stream. We hope that as many as you who can show up in person to socialize, interact and support our speaker, but understand that some of you cannot attend in person.  At program time, or shortly before, live-streaming should be available on the AHC's You Tube Page:  https://www.youtube.com/c/AtlantaHistoryCenter or the AHC's Event Page:  https://www.atlantahistorycenter.com/event/georgia-perennial-plant-association-lecture-dan-long/  
Current Members only will be offered an opportunity to watch a recorded program for the week following Dan's presentation.  


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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, March 21, 2022 7:30pm