ICN Pros, Landscape Architects, Illinois Arborists
Join us on a day of a behind-the-scenes look at three unique and successful growing operations.
The Growing Place, Hinsdale Nurseries, and Pizzo Native Plant Nursery. Enjoy a day of education understanding industry success, innovations, methods and challenges.
Aurora, Plano, and Leland, IL
Horticulture / Plants
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
-Tour three facilities and understand methods, successes and challenges.
-Understand specialized irrigation techniques/solutions for mum production
-Transplanting and Root Pruning Methods and Results
-Field Potting Processes and Benefits
- Tree Production Pruning and Staking for marketing and sales
- Propagation and Container Production Techniques
- Native seed collection techniques/ processing and stratification
- Aquatic bed construction techniques and staffing
-General marketing and production specifications
The Growing Place-Rich/Carol/Michael Masset Owner/Manager, Kyle Lambert- Production, Dale Shimanek, Grower; Hinsdale Nurseries- Jr Tecza, Manager, Dennis Rohr Asst Manager; Pizzo Nursery- Kyle Banas- Manager/Grower, Susan Booker-Propagator/Grace Koehler-Mg
Illinois Chapter ASLA