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Mar
14
2015

Conifer Day at Al's Garden Center

al's garden center - 10:00am

Join ACS members and Al’s customers for Conifers: Amazing Easy Care Evergreens on Saturday, March 14 from 10:00am-2:00 pm. At 11:30, Peter Gregg from Iseli Nursery will talk about his favorite conifers for small, medium and large gardens. All of Al’s locations (Sherwood, Woodburn and Gresham) will be stocked with special conifers and customers will…

Mar
14
2015

Conifers are the Focus at Al's Garden Center in Sherwood, OR

10:00am

  Join ACS members and Al’s customers for Conifers: Amazing Easy Care Evergreens on Saturday, March 14 from 10:00am-2:00 pm. At 11:30, Peter Gregg from Iseli Nursery will talk about his favorite conifers for small, medium and large gardens. All of Al’s locations (Sherwood, Woodburn and Gresham) will be stocked with special conifers and customers…

May
9
2015

Conifer Day at The Oregon Garden

The Oregon Garden - Silverton, OR 10:00am

  Join Anton Klemens, WR Director and Doug Wilson, ACS volunteer and unofficial curator of The Oregon Garden’s spectacular conifer collection, for a day of conifer fun, May 9th (Mother’s Day weekend) from 10 am to 3 pm. We’ll have conifer experts on hand to answer questions, information tables and a small plant sale. The…

Jun
6
2015

Wabi Sabi Bonsai at The Oregon Garden

The Oregon Garden - Silverton, OR 10:00am

  Save the date, Saturday June 6th, 10 am to noon & 2pm to 4 pm. You will not want to miss this one! Dave DeWire of Wabi Sabi Bonsai will provide a demonstration and seminar of Japanese pruning techniques for conifers in the landscape. Dave’s demonstrations are must-see, combining pruning with theatre! This will…

Oct
3
2015

Rocky Mountain Conifer Group Meeting

University of Colorado - Boulder, CO 10:00am

  Come join us for the second meeting of the Rocky Mountain Conifer Group. This meeting will be a tour of conifers in Boulder, CO, starting on the campus of the University of Colorado with Allan Taylor, and after lunch continuing with a tour throughout Boulder with Kathleen Alexander, City Forester of Boulder. Boulder’s climate…

Oct
24
2015

Witch's brooms and new conifer cultivars

The Oregon Garden - Silverton, OR 10:00am

ACS member Samuel Pratt will talk about some of his exciting brooming adventures as well as discuss new and unusual conifer cultivars. The Oregon Garden, a Western Region Reference Garden, will host the event. This is a great opportunity not only to hear Sam’s talk but to visit the outstanding conifer collection at TOG. ACS…

Mar
12
2016

Conifer Day at Al's Garden Center

Al's Garden Center - Sherwood, OR 10:00am

Join ACS members and Al’s customers on Saturday, March 12th from 10:00am-2:00 pm for their annual Conifer Day. At 11:30, a representative from Iseli Nursery will give a presentation (details to follow) at the Sherwood location. Iseli always has the latest and greatest info about new conifer cultivars! All of Al’s locations (Sherwood, Woodburn and Gresham)…

May
21
2016

Portland, OR Area Urban Garden Tour

9:00am

  Rain or shine – we are putting on an Urban Garden Tour! Event is free to ACS members. You will have the rare opportunity to go on an American Conifer Society garden tour of three exceptional private gardens located in Portland and West Linn, owned by passionate collectors who created fabulous gardens, using a…

Aug
13 -14
2016

Visit the Ancient Bristlecone Pines

Comfort Inn - Lone Pine, CA 9:00am

  Dan Spear is once again our fearless leader as we take to the forests to view majestic California conifers up close and personal. We have changed our event from a Road Trip to a Rendezvous, which simply means there is less structure and no payments to the ACS. Dan Spear will still provide an…

May
6
2017

Coenosium Gardens Farewell Tour

Coenosium Gardens - Eatonville, WA 10:00am

We’ve all seen the preview in the Conifer Quarterly. Sadly, all great things must eventually come to an end. Bob Fincham, owner of Coenosium Gardens, and Founding Father of the American Conifer Society, recently announced his intent to sell his home and grounds in Eatonville, Washington, long-time site of Coenosium Garden,s and “move to the…

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