WEDNESDAY, MAY 3
- Chaos In The Rock Garden: Putting Theory Into Practice - 6-7PM
- Photographing Alpine Plants: A Landscape Point of View - 7:15-8:15PM
Guest Lecturer: David Sellars
David Sellars is an award winning photographer and is the Past President of the Alpine Garden Club of British Columbia. Together with his wife, Wendy, he is developing an extensive alpine and woodland garden in coastal British Columbia. He is an avid mountain hiker and maintains the website: http://www.mountainflora.ca
His particular interests are rock garden design and construction, alpine plant photography, and using video to illustrate mountain landscapes and alpine plant habitats. His video page is here: http://www.youtube.com/user/MountainFlora
He has written articles on rock garden design and alpine plant explorations for the NARGS Rock Garden Quarterly, International Rock Gardener, and Saxifrage Magazine. A selection of his photographs were published in the recent book Alpine Plants of British Columbia, Alberta and Northwest North America. His images will also be included in a new edition of Arthur Kruckeberg's book, Gardening with Native Plants of the Pacific Northwest.