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Virtual Region: British Influences on American Gardens (Virtual)

Nov 12

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Capability Brown's Influence on Jefferson's Garden

Peggy Cornett head shot 2022The famous landscape gardener, Lancelot "Capability" Brown, influenced numberless gardens (and continues to do so). Peggy Cornett, Curator of Plants at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, will discuss how Brown influenced Jefferson during the latter's English garden tour. 

Peggy has worked at Monticello since 1983, as well as other historic properties. Her work has appeared in gardening books and magazines, and she appears on PBS television programs.  

This event is free and open to all. Please send an email to request Zoom information. Please also note that this event occurs in Mountain Time.