Hardy Fern Foundation Members and their Guests are invited to:
The Hardy Fern Foundation Fall Social and Potluck Lunch
October 22, 2016 from 11 am to 3 pm at the
Bellevue Botanical Garden Education Center 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005
Richie Steffen Curator, Elisabeth C Miller Botanical Garden, will give a talk on
The Odd & Unusual and the Particular & Precious Ferns of My Travels
A fern lecture dedicated to an assortment of fantastic species and Victorian oddities that have eluded widespread cultivation. Richie has had the pleasure of visiting dozens of specialty fern gardens and nurseries and traveling to several countries to see ferns in the wild. He will share images of pteridophtye gems he has encountered over the years and kindle a love and lust for these fabulous foliage plants.
Please RSVP if you will be attending and tell us if you will be bringing a main dish, side dish, or dessert.