Ticonderoga, N.Y. - The King's Garden at Fort Ticonderoga presents the Third Annual Garden & Landscape Symposium "New Garden Visions" on Saturday, April 12. This day-long symposium, geared for both beginning and experienced gardeners, provides helpful insights from garden experts who live and garden in upstate New York and northern New England. This springtime event takes place in the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center and is open by pre-registration only. "Inspired by Fort Ticonderoga's rich horticulture history, this one-day program focuses on practical, easy-to-implement strategies for expanding and improving your garden or landscape," said Heidi teRiele Karkoski, Fort Ticonderoga Director of Horticulture. "The programs are offered in an informal setting that encourages interaction between presenters and attendees." Speakers include:
- Kerry Mendez, "Seasonal Garden Care for Gorgeous, ‘Well behaved' Gardens."
- Dr. Leonard Perry, "Spring Flowering Bulbs."
- Dave Rutkowski, "Chemical-Free Gardening: A Success Story."
- Jane Sorensen, "Landscape Design for Pollinators."