Dan Benarcik, Horticulturist at Chanticleer Backyard garden, will current “Design Principals of the Execs That Can Be Used to the Residence Landscape: A Design Communicate.” on Thursday, April 21, at 7 pm.
7 p.m. at Kingsport Center for Larger Schooling, 300 W. Marketplace Road in Kingsport.
Sponsored by Southern Appalachian Plant Culture (SAPS) the program is no cost and the public is invited. For extra information and facts cellular phone 423-348-6572 or email [email protected], http://saps.us/.
Chanticleer has been referred to as the most passionate, imaginative, and fascinating public backyard garden in The united states. Dan Benarcik, a single of 7 highly proficient Horticulturists, has been instrumental in the garden’s transformation given that its infancy. Dan is a passionate gardener and artist who fuses his appreciate of vegetation, sculpture, and layout into excitement and speculate.
This style and design and motivational speak will give gardeners, whether newbie or skilled, recommendations to enliven your have gardens and thoughts to use when thinking about your beds, pots and plant combos for the period forward.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Dan’s childhood identified him with a person foot in the flowershop/ greenhouse and a single in the woodshop. A College of Delaware plant science degree led him to Mt. Cuba Heart as the Woodspath gardener, then a bounce to wholesale plant income with Imperial Nurseries right before joining the youthful crew at Chanticleer in Wayne, Penn.
There he has spent 28 a long time making and implementing seasonal shows within the Courtyard Gardens, which include the renowned and amazing Teacup Back garden, named for its central fountain. Dan’s emphasis has prolonged been tropical and non-hardy crops with a powerful emphasis on dynamic style and design, innovative container mixtures, and impressive show.
He also conceives and manufactures the wood workings, stone carvings, paintings, and metal is effective on show during the backyard garden. His enthusiasm for layout has translated into developing furnishings both equally for the backyard garden and for his residence and to educating chair setting up workshops.
It was a purely natural progression to want to share his enthusiasm for horticulture as a result of talking and crafting. Dan joined the Garden Writers Association now Gardencomm and served as the Regional Director as well as earning the standing of Fellow. His creating has appeared in Fantastic Gardening, Horticulture, Martha Stewart Living and Rodale’s gardening books.
He is co-author of The Art of Gardening: Style and design Inspiration and Ground breaking Planting Procedures from Chanticleer. On television, he has promoted crops on QVC for Cottage Farms Nursery and was showcased on episodes of ‘Cultivating Life’ and with his household back garden on Expanding a Greener Environment. He lectures internationally.
In his remaining absolutely free time, he teaches and volunteers. He is section of the continuing training program at Longwood Gardens. He volunteers for the Delaware Middle for Horticulture’s Unusual Plant Auction as portion of the Plant Variety Committee and as a Plant Expert at the event.
He judges for the Philadelphia Flower Exhibit. Dan and his wife share an acre of residential gardens in Wilmington, Delaware. For much more, see his web site: https://danbenarcik.com/.