Speaker: Jenks Farmer, plantsman, Columbia, SC.
Topic: Deep Rooted Wisdom
Jenks Farmer is a garden designer and plantsman whose work includes for a number of public gardens in South Carolina—The Riverbanks Zoo Garden, Moore Farms, and the Columbia Historic District Gardens. His latest book, Deep Rooted Wisdom, was released to much critical acclaim.
His writing has been published in scientific journals and popular magazines like Organic Gardening and Horticulture. He is the author of the quarterly publication Gardening with Crinum Lilies and Deep Rooted Wisdom: Lessons Learned from Generations of Gardeners, published by Timber Press in 2014.
Charlotte Garden Club is an affiliate of the Mint Museum. Garden Club meetings are held at the Mint Museum Randolph. The program is free and open to the public.