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Humane and Happy Gardening - Arnold Arboretum - Lecture

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Speaker: Nancy Lawson,Garden Habitat Consultant

In this myth-busting talk, learn how common growing methods divide the natural world into false dichotomies and perpetuate misperceptions about the wild species living among us. Discover practical ways to put humane gardening philosophies into action by protecting wild nurseries of animals large and small, eliminating unintended hazards to wildlife, nurturing plants that provide food and shelter, and humanely resolving conflicts with mammals and other commonly misunderstood creatures.

Nancy Lawson will provide simple principles for both attracting wildlife and peacefully resolving conflicts with all the creatures who share our world. Nancy is the author of The Humane Gardener: Nurturing a Backyard Habitat for Wildlife and blogs at

Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building
125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Sponsor(s): Arnold Arboretum
Time(s): 7:00pm
Cost: $18; $10 Arnold Arboretum member
Phone: 617-384-5277

Published on Tuesday, May 08, 2018.
All information is subject to change.

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