Woody Plant Conference

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Woody Plant Conference

Date & Price

Friday, July 15, 2022
9:00 am–4:30 pm

Optional Happy Hour (in-person only)
4:30–5:30 pm

Location: Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College or Online

Conference Fee: $119 before June 17; $149 after June 17

Optional Happy Hour Fee: $20


Registration Closed

Interested in learning which trees and shrubs will thrive in an ever-changing climate? Want to know more about how revitalizing urban spaces helps connect people with plants? Delve into these topics (and many more) during the 2022 Woody Plant Conference, as the people behind the plants—horticulturists, landscape designers, master gardeners, and more—delve into the latest trends about woody plants. During the conference, connect with other woody plant advocates and share your experiences. Both in-person and virtual options available.

The 2022 Woody Plant Conference is co-sponsored by Chanticleer, Longwood Gardens, Morris Arboretum, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, the Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College, and Tyler Arboretum.

The 2022 conference schedule includes:

  • Gardeners’ Voices: My Favorite Plants in the Landscape—Jenny Rose Carey, Eva Monheim, Todd Greenberg
  • Natives You Love, Natives You Never Knew You Needed—Ethan Kauffman
  • Connecting Within and Beyond for the Love of Trees—Mae Lin Plummer
  • Climate Ecologies + Garden LandscapesChris Reed
  • Practical Woody Plant Management for Sustainable Landscapes—Linda Chalker Scott
  • Foraging Woody Plants for Sustainability and Deliciousness—Tama Matsuoka Wong

 ISA and LA CES credits are being sought and will be available to in-person attendees only.

For more information about this year’s conference speakers and the schedule of events, visit the Woody Plant Conference website.