Todd Boland, Research Horticulturalist at the Memorial University of Newfoundland’s Botanical Gardens in St John’s NL, will talk about members of the Campanulaceae famiy that are suitable for the rock and alpine garden. Campanula are one of the most important group of plants for any rock garden. This webinar will introduce you to the smaller members of the genus Campanula, breaking them down into groups based on their geographical origins.

Campanula chamissonis

Todd is the horticulturist at the Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden. He is also the chair of the Newfoundland Chapter of NARGS.  Within NARGS he maintains their Plant of the Month feature as well as their photo gallery. Todd is an avid writer, having written several field guides to the native flora of Newfoundland and Atlantic Canada. He has now started to write gardening books. His most recent book is Favourite Perennials for Atlantic Canada. He is currently working on the next book, Favourite Shrubs and Vines for Atlantic Canada, due out shortly.

This is an online talk.  CRAGS Members will receive an emailed invitation and an emailed reminder with the Zoom link. Non-members are welcome to register for the talk or purchase a CRAGS membership.