Ladew Topiary Gardens

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Ladew Topiary Gardens
3535 Jarrettsville Pike
Monkton, MD 21111
Phone: 410-557-9570

These world-renowned gardens include over 100 topiaries on 22 acres. Fox hunting memorabilia and antiques fill the 1747 Manor House. Named "One of the Top 5 Gardens in North America". Nature walk, Café, Gift Shop and historical display.


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September 19, 2019
Dinner and Evening Lecture: Monarchs and Milkweed
Ladew Gardens
Dinner at Ladew Gardens Cafe and Evening Lecture: Join Cornell University professor and author, Anurag Agrawal, for a fascinating investigation into how the monarch butterfly has evolved closely alongside milkweed over the millennia, how plant poisons have not only shaped monarch-milkweed interactions but have also been culturally important for centuries. Enjoy the Butterfly House and a stroll through Ladew's gardens.
September 19, 2019
Lecture at Ladew Gardens: Of Monarchs and Milkweed: Coevolution, Cultural History, and Conservation
Ladew Gardens
Lecturer: Anurag Agrawal, Professor of Environmental Sciences, Cornell University Using striking visual imagery, esteemed professor Dr. Agrawal will present the natural history of monarchs, including the current predicament of conservation and declines; and milkweed, with its famous toxins and cultural importance spanning human history. The thought-provoking give-and-take interactions between monarchs and milkweed over the course of millions of years will be revealed, highlighting the latest research results. Dr. Agrawal has won numerous awards for his research and is highly praised for his fascinating lectures. TICKETS $40 Members | $50 Non-Members (includes ShowClix fee) REGISTRATION | Pre-registration and payment is required. Dinner: Pasta Primavera with Side Salad, Dessert TIME 5:00 – 6:45 PM Dinner in the Ladew Café & stroll the gardens. (Please arrive for dinner by 6:15). LECTURE TIME 7 PM Lecture in Barn Gallery
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