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Tapestry Garden -The Art of Weaving Plants & Place

Talks/Lectures, Gardening, Design

Marietta and Ernie O'Byrne's book of the same name tells the story of creating their amazing private garden. "Widely considered one of America's most outstanding private gardens," it is filled with an incredible array of plants from around the world and renowned for its stunning patchwork of combinations and variety of habitats. Marietta will speak about creating the garden and take us on a pictorial tour of the exuberant 2 acre wonderland. Marietta and Ernie are owners of the most popular wholesale nursery Northwest Garden Nursery in Eugene, Oregon. They specialize exclusively in the 'Winter Jewels' series of hellebores that they developed. Their book will be for sale at the lecture (Cash or Check only). Presented by the Whatcom Horticultural Society, memberships sold at the lecture. Doors open at 7PM.