Judith Sumner is a botanist and author specializing in ethnobotany, herbs, flowering plants, pollination, and plant adaptations. She lectures widely at botanical gardens, including the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University and Garden in the Woods.
Christina has been making learning about gardening fun for over 20 years. A Seattle area based horticulturist, speaker, garden writer and co-author of "Fine Foliage". Christina has entertaining ways to explain plants and design for everyone!
Ellen Sousa specializes in habitat landscaping, earth-friendly gardening and gardening with northeast native plants. Author of "The Green Garden: A New England Guide to Planning, Planting, and Maintaining the Eco-friendly Habitat Garden"
Cynthia Sandberg, owner of Love Apple Farms in Central California, is an attorney, farmer, and educator. Her homestead is a Demeter-certified biodynamic farm and the exclusive kitchen garden for Michelin-starred Manresa restaurant in Los Gatos.
Fran Sorin is the author of the recently published, 10th Anniversary Edition of Digging Deep: Unearthing Your Creative Roots Through Gardening, which Andrew Weil, M.D., calls a “profound and inspiring book."
Nan Sterman focuses her speaking, designing, writing and presentations on low water, sustainable and edible gardens throughout the west.
Amy Stewart is the award-winning author of five books on the perils and pleasures of the natural world, including three New York Times bestsellers: Wicked Plants, Wicked Bugs and Flower Confidential.
Cyndi is all about wonders in the garden and the joy of growing and eating your own food. With more than 20 years of experience growing edibles in small and large spaces in the Pacific Northwest, she provides insight, humor and fun in every talk.
As a Botanical Explorer, I am dedicated to sharing my experience of the vast diversity of the plant world with as many people as possible. The future of mankind is inextricably linked to us developing a symbiotic relationship with plants and nature.