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Lecture in Oakland on Feb. 12: Plants & Water, Sustainability & Landscape Design

December 18, 2014

Landscape professionals: Don't miss this lecture by author and landscape architect Robert Perry about the water needs of landscape plants and how to successfully combine good aesthetic expression and sound water conservation practices. Bob Perry is Professor Emeritus of Landscape Architecture at Cal Poly Pomona. Bob has written two previous books on landscape plants and water conservation: Trees and Shrubs for Dry California Landscapes and Landscape Plants for Western Regions. His latest book, Landscape Plants for California Gardens, continues in this tradition. Download the event flyer. 

This event is presented by the Bay-Friendly Landscaping & Gardening Coalition and sponsored by StopWaste. It will be held in San Francisco on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 and Oakland on Thursday, February 12, 2015.

CEUs are available for Bay-Friendly Qualified Landscape Professionals. 

Find out more and register. 


StopWaste has 15 free tickets available for the Oakland event only for employees of StopWaste's Member Agencies who maintain, manage or develop landscapes. (Member Agencies are Alameda County and the 14 cities in the county). These free tickets are available a first-come, first-served basis.To request a special registration code for your free ticket to the Oakland event, please email Teresa Eade.