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VIDEO: Allan Armitage

$12.95

“Dr. A” shares amazing and unusual stories about how many plants got their common names, all based on his newest book Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots …

  • Ever wondered why they’re called Hooker’s Lips, Hairy Balls, Voodoo lilies or Gas Plants? The stories behind it will have you laughing out loud!
  • Learn how to grow some of these noteworthy plants in your own garden, including design tips.
  • Enjoy great photographs of plants, gardens and gardeners, from the present to a step back in time.
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Allan Armitage webinar

“Of Naked Ladies & Forget-Me-Nots …”

“Dr. A” shares amazing and unusual stories about how many plants got their common names, all based on his newest book Of Naked Ladies and Forget-Me-Nots …

  • Ever wondered why they’re called Hooker’s Lips, Hairy Balls, Voodoo lilies or Gas Plants? The stories behind it will have you laughing out loud!
  • Learn how to grow some of these noteworthy plants in your own garden, including design tips.
  • Enjoy great photographs of plants, gardens and gardeners, from the present to a step back in time.

You’ll Also Get …

  • A form for Master Gardeners and Landscape Architects to fill out and submit for continuing education credit hour approval.

Are you curious about how some plants ended up with strange and wonderful names? Do you enjoy a good story and a hearty chuckle? Then you’ll love Dr. A’s presentation!

 

About “Dr. A”

Dr. Allan Armitage is well known as a writer, speaker and researcher throughout the world. Born and raised in Canada, he lived in Quebec and Ontario, then in East Lansing, Michigan and Athens, Georgia. He has worked with landscape plants and greenhouse crops in the North and South, and travels from coast to coast and all parts in between sharing his passion for plants.  His career has taken him all over the world, lecturing throughout United States and Canada, as well as many countries in Europe, South America, New Zealand and Australia. His knowledge has allowed him to write 13 books, countless academic papers and hundreds of articles for professionals and lay people alike. Lastly, all plants and no play make Allan a dull boy – squash, tennis, reading, guitar and yes, even dancing, make Dr A anything but a dull boy!