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The Best of Flavor and Fragrance
March 14, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Have you ever wondered which oregano has the best flavor or which lavender would be the best for a small hedge? It can be quite confusing since oregano refers to a flavor and not an actual plant, as well as the fact that many herbs hybridize and produce offspring with all kinds of variations. This talk will focus on the superior selections/varieties/
Holly Shimizu is a nationally recognized horticulturist with a rich background in public gardens. After working in numerous gardens in England, Germany, Holland and Belgium, Holly was the first Curator of the National Herb Garden at the US National Arboretum in Washington, DC. Most recently, Holly was the Executive Director of the US Botanic Garden, on the National Mall, where she was responsible for all aspects of running the Garden which experienced a renaissance during her leadership.
Lecture hosted by the Horticultural Society of Maryland.
Vollmer Center Auditorium
4915 Greenspring Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21209
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Come early to check out our plant raffle and stay for light refreshments after the lecture.
Members are required to show a current membership card for free admission to lectures. Guests of members also receive free admission. Admission for non-members is $10 at the door.