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336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

February 2021

Why BIPOC Horticulture Knowledge Matters, from Green-Wood Cemetery

February 18, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Join our colleagues at Green-Wood Cemetery for this online talk led by Wambui Ippolito, a landscape designer, horticulturist, and graduate of the New York Botanical Garden’s School of Professional Horticulture. BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) horticulturists’ understanding of plants and nature is often grounded in different perspectives than the institutions in which they work here in the United States. Intentionally or unintentionally, both public and private gardens currently fail to integrate BIPOC expertise and knowledge in their garden…

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