University of Georgia horticulturist Bodi Pennisi will discuss the best annual and tropical plants for Georgia home and professional landscapes at the Sept. 21 meeting of the Georgia Perennial Plant Association.
The seminar begins at 7:30 p.m. in McElreath Hall at the Atlanta History Center.
Pennisi’s research projects include studying the use of tropical plants in Georgia landscapes. She works closely with the floriculture industry and tests plant materials in the UGA Trial Gardens in Athens and the UGA Research and Education Garden in Griffin.
For more information on the GPPA, see the web site www.georgiaperennial.org.
Perennial plants like butterfly weed are planted once and continue to grow and bloom season after season.Download Image