Guest Speaker at the Gardens: Mary Jasch of DIG IT! Magazine

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens hosts a free guest speaker presentation
Topic: Private Gardens of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Eastern Pennsylvania

An intimate visual tour featuring some of the most stunning private gardens of the East Coast

Tuesday, March 15 from 12:30pm to 2:00pm in the MCBG Meeting Room

This presentation offers inspiration from the gardens, plants, and people of the Northeast Coast. Take a visual tour of private gardens of all types and sizes from 1/5-acre suburban lot to country estates, classical to cottage, woodland and container gardens, formal vegetable gardens, potagers and a few surprises. Mary Jasch publishes and edits DIG IT! Magazine. Her freelance articles and photography of gardens, horticulture, and nature have appeared in The New York Times, Backpacker Magazine, The Boston Globe and other publications. Her award-winning photography is currently in a nationwide traveling exhibit with the Natural History Field Museum of Chicago. For 23 years, she owned an interior landscape business that designed, installed, and maintained corporate interior plantings, outdoor container gardens, and retention basins as sound ecological habitats. Her combined knowledge of plants in natural landscapes and designed gardens provides her with an expertise she enjoys sharing. There is no fee to attend but seating is limited; please RSVP to Wendy Roberts at or call 707-937-4702.