2018 Series

In 2018, the Garden Conservancy's inaugural National Speaker Series, Saving American Gardens, offered a number of ways for our members and the general public to stay engaged with issues related to the design, history, preservation, and cultural signficance of gardens, with a particular emphasis on American gardens.

A Place of Repose: Preserving America's Garden Furniture History
Speaker: John Danzer
The Autobiography of a Garden
Speaker: Andrew Raftery
The Making of Three Gardens
Speaker: Jorge Sánchez 
Renewal of the Blue Garden
Speaker: Sarah Vance
Restoring a National Icon: The Enid A. Haupt Conservatory
Speaker: Francisca Coelho