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Marta McDowell

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Chatham, New Jersey

Other speakers from New Jersey

Speaking topics:

  • Curves, Carpets and Color: Victorian and Romantic Gardening in America
  • Landscaping Your Historic Home
  • New Ideas from English Gardens
  • Plants With Style: Annuals and Perennials for Sun and Shade
  • Then and Now: A Hunt for Historic Gardens

Marta McDowell

Marta McDowell lives, gardens, and writes in Chatham, New Jersey. She teaches landscape history and horticulture at the New York Botanical Garden, where she studied landscape design. McDowell also consults for public gardens and private clients. Her particular interest is in authors and their gardens, the connection between the pen and the trowel.

Books by Marta McDowell

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