THOMAS RAINER is a landscape architect, teacher, and writer. He has designed landscapes for the U.S. Capitol grounds, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, and The New York Botanical Garden. He is a leading voice in ecological landscape design. He blogs at the award-winning site Grounded Design.His talk:
Planting in a Post-Wild World: The Next Renaissance of Horticulture
Take a critical look at the changing face of horticulture…it’s challenges and new directions. Thomas Rainer explores the work of leading contemporary designers all working within a naturalistic style, and together with research from his latest book about how plants fit together, extracts real world strategies for more beautiful, resilient, lush planting.