Pat Presents:

I’ve had the pleasure to present my programs at various Prairie Fests and Green Expos in the Chicago area. I’ve also been a presenter at the Chicago Flower and Garden Show and at the Midwest Perennial Conference in Waukesha, Wisconsin. I’ve
presented my programs at the Northern Kane County, Greater Dupage, and Rock Valley Wild Ones, Garden Clubs throughout the Chicago region. and Green Drinks.

I will be the Keynote Speaker at the Master Gardener, University of Illinois Extension March, 2011 Home, Lawn, & Garden Day in Bloomington, IL.

I also open my gardens to various groups to tour. Please
contact me for more information.

Here
are some of the PowerPoint Programs that I have prepared for your group or conference:

1. Through My Book — Design Your Natural Midwest Garden

Entrance Gardens

Patios and Terraces

Specialty Gardens

Borders

Hillsides

Woodlands

Water

2. Beyond Hosta – Native Plants for Shade

3. If You Are Not Quite Ready To Go All The Way

  • Mixing Natives with Your Existing Perennial Garden

4. Rain Gardens – and other Sustainable Practices

5. For Every Thing There Is A Season

  • Native Plants Throughout The Year

6. Butterfly Gardens

  • Nectar Plants and Larvae Host Plants

7. Native Autumn Flowers and Foliage