Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Charlotte Talks
12:00 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Landscape Architect W. Gary Smith

Landscape Architect W. Gary Smith

World renowned landscape architect W. Gary Smith designs gardens and landscapes that celebrate the relationship between people and plants. He’s designed and implemented major botanical gardens and outdoor centers all over North America, and his latest project brings him to the Charlotte region. He’s designing a major children’s garden at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden called 'The Lost Hollow' in a medieval theme. W. Gary Smith joins us to talk about landscape architecture and gardening on a large scale and we’ll find out how you can bring some of the principles he applies to his work to your garden.

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DNC 2012
1:02 pm
Thu August 30, 2012

DNC Brings Opportunities, Disappointments For Charlotte Businesses

The visitor pavilion at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.
Credit Courtesy of Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Charlotte businesses are gearing up for next week's Democratic National Convention. Grounds crews are sprucing up botanical gardens, machines are whirring away at printing shops, and caterers are preparing heaps of food. But even with tens of thousands of people traveling to Charlotte, there's only so much business to go around.

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