If you can't make it in person, the morning session on 4/19 will be available as a webinar and also recorded for later viewing. If you are interested in attending via the web, register for the webinar and the link will be emailed to you a few days before the meeting. The links to the recorded presentations will posted on the website.
Unfortunately we can't broadcast the field tour.
Details of the meeting can be found on our website:
Registration is free. Please forward to anyone who may be interested.
Tuesday, April 19th.
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 9:10 Welcome
9:10 – 9:40 Pacific Madrone Ecology and Distribution
9:40 – 10:00 Break
What we’ve learned since 1995 Symposium
10:00 – 10:20 Diseases, pests, and emerging issues
10:20 – 11:00 Horticultural uses and opportunities
11:00 – 11:30 Genetics
11:30 – 12:00 Poster session
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch (provided)
1:00 – 2:00 Overview of common garden studies and preliminary results
2:00 – 2:15 Utilization in rain gardens
2:15 – 3:00 Puyallup Hill common garden planting
3:00 – 3:30 Stop at container nursery, snack break, walk across road to Puyallup Valley common garden planting
3:30 – 4:30 Puyallup Valley common garden planting
Wednesday, April 20th.
9:00 – 12:00
Morning Discussion Session
- Research needs and opportunities
- Future assessment of common garden plantings
- Funding ideas
- Extension bulletins and other publications needed