Dan Benarcik, Horticulturist at Chanticleer Backyard garden, will present “Design Principals of the Pros That Can Be Used to the Residence Landscape: A Layout Speak.” on Thursday, April 21, at 7 pm.
7 p.m. at Kingsport Centre for Higher Instruction, 300 W. Market place Road in Kingsport.
Sponsored by Southern Appalachian Plant Society (SAPS) the system is absolutely free and the community is invited. For extra details cellular phone 423-348-6572 or email [email protected], http://saps.us/.
Chanticleer has been referred to as the most romantic, imaginative, and exciting public garden in The usa. Dan Benarcik, 1 of seven hugely talented Horticulturists, has been instrumental in the garden’s transformation considering the fact that its infancy. Dan is a passionate gardener and artist who fuses his really like of vegetation, sculpture, and style into exhilaration and ponder.
This design and motivational converse will give gardeners, no matter if newbie or professional, strategies to enliven your own gardens and suggestions to use when imagining about your beds, pots and plant mixtures for the period in advance.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Dan’s childhood identified him with a single foot in the flowershop/ greenhouse and a person in the woodshop. A College of Delaware plant science diploma led him to Mt. Cuba Heart as the Woodspath gardener, then a soar to wholesale plant sales with Imperial Nurseries in advance of signing up for the youthful crew at Chanticleer in Wayne, Penn.
There he has expended 28 a long time developing and employing seasonal shows in the Courtyard Gardens, which consist of the famous and beautiful Teacup Yard, named for its central fountain. Dan’s concentrate has extended been tropical and non-hardy crops with a sturdy emphasis on dynamic layout, creative container mixtures, and impressive display.
He also conceives and manufactures the wood workings, stone carvings, paintings, and metallic will work on display during the backyard garden. His enthusiasm for structure has translated into making household furniture both for the yard and for his household and to educating chair setting up workshops.
It was a natural development to want to share his passion for horticulture via talking and producing. Dan joined the Back garden Writers Affiliation now Gardencomm and served as the Regional Director as very well as earning the position of Fellow. His writing has appeared in Great Gardening, Horticulture, Martha Stewart Residing and Rodale’s gardening guides.
He is co-writer of The Art of Gardening: Design and style Inspiration and Innovative Planting Procedures from Chanticleer. On tv, he has promoted plants on QVC for Cottage Farms Nursery and was featured on episodes of ‘Cultivating Life’ and with his household garden on Growing a Greener Entire world. He lectures internationally.
In his remaining totally free time, he teaches and volunteers. He is section of the continuing schooling system at Longwood Gardens. He volunteers for the Delaware Heart for Horticulture’s Scarce Plant Auction as portion of the Plant Collection Committee and as a Plant Expert at the celebration.
He judges for the Philadelphia Flower Show. Dan and his spouse share an acre of household gardens in Wilmington, Delaware. For extra, see his site: https://danbenarcik.com/.