Ken Benson will present Landscaping with Curb Appeal.
This is an informative, interactive, and descriptive program on the do’s and don’ts along with the myths of – Curb Appeal! We will explore the reality and actuality of developing visually appealing gardens while avoiding common mistakes. Pictures from Florida, New Mexico, and Arizona examine the trends that are influencing our Midwest landscaping.
Ken has his Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Horticulture from the University of Illinois, Champaign. He is a Landscape Architect, and was host of Cable TV-Landscaping with Ken Benson 1992-2000. He was a Board member of Chicago Flower and Garden Show 1998-2008 and a founding member of MELA, Midwest Ecological Landscapers Association. Ken is a past Member of Men’s Garden Club of Villa Park and has been giving programs since 1972 to garden clubs throughout the area.
The meeting of the Tri-Village Garden Club of Bartlett, Streamwood, and Hanover Park will be held at the Poplar Creek Public Library at 1405 S. Park, Streamwood, IL 60107. Public is welcome. For additional information please contact Wally Groble, President 630-497-1958 or Sandy Swenson, Vice President 630-837-0281 or www.trivillagegardenclub.org