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Roy Diblik

Speaking topics:

  • Coming to Know Plants: Understanding Plant Relationships in the Garden
  • Thoughtful Perennial Planting: Designing with the Know Maintenance Approach

Roy Diblik

Noted plantsman and designer Roy Diblik has spent more than 30 years studying, growing, and enjoying plants. His passion for native plants and other perennials began with his work at the Natural Garden Nursery in St. Charles, Illinois, and has been cultivated through his establishment of Northwind Perennial Farm, a nursery in Burlington, Wisconsin.

Roy's recent work includes a planting of the new Oceanarium at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago and a garden for the modern wing of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is best known as the plantsman behind Piet Oudolf's midwestern garden designs, including the Lurie Garden at Millennium Park in Chicago. He is a sought-after speaker and regularly addresses audiences across the country.

Books by Roy Diblik

The Know Maintenance Perennial Garden

By Roy Diblik

240 pp., paperback

$24.95

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