Author: Leslie Cario

Upcoming Courses & Presentations

Producing Native Plants at Large and Small Scales

Producing Native Plants at Large and Small Scales American Public Gardens Association’s Native Plants and Plant Conservation Symposium Thursday, October 26, 2017 Leslie Hunter Cario, Principal, Chesapeake Horticultural Services, LLC…Continue readingProducing Native Plants at Large and Small Scales

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Horticulture and Design Panel: Sourcing and Growing Native Ecotypes

Horticulture and Design Panel: Sourcing and Growing Native Ecotypes American Public Gardens Association’s Native Plants and Plant Conservation Symposium Thursday, October 26, 2017 Moderated by Mark Richardson, Botanic Garden Director,…Continue readingHorticulture and Design Panel: Sourcing and Growing Native Ecotypes

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Native Seed Collection Workshop – Adkins Arboretum

Native Seed Collection Workshop Location:  Adkins Arboretum Date:  9/30/2016 Time:  10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Hike to plant communities within the Arboretum for field identification and seed collection, then work on…Continue readingNative Seed Collection Workshop – Adkins Arboretum

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Maryland Native Plant Society Presentation

Native Plant Production Utilizing Seeds of Local Ecotype Location:  Silver Spring Civic Building Date:  8/30/2016 Time: 7:30 p.m. Join horticulturist Leslie Hunter Cario as she shares her experience with growing…Continue readingMaryland Native Plant Society Presentation

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Native Plant Propagation Workshop – Adkins Arboretum

Native Plant Propagation Workshop Location:  Adkins Arboretum Date:  Saturday 5/14/2016 Time:  10 a.m. – 2 p.m. What’s been going on behind the scenes at Adkins Arboretum’s Native Plant Nursery?  We’re starting…Continue readingNative Plant Propagation Workshop – Adkins Arboretum

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Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional Certification (CBLP) Under Development

Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council and partners, UMD Sea Grant Extension, Wetlands Watch, and Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries Habitat Partners (collectively the CBLP Consortium) are developing a new…Continue readingChesapeake Bay Landscape Professional Certification (CBLP) Under Development

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Get Your Copy of the Chesapeake Gardening & Landscaping The Essential Green Guide

The much-anticipated Chesapeake Gardening & Landscaping ~ The Essential Green Guide is now available! Excellent information, combined with the beautiful plant photography of Neil Soderstrom and Barbara Ellis, make this book…Continue readingGet Your Copy of the Chesapeake Gardening & Landscaping The Essential Green Guide