Talks and Articles



Mount Auburn Cemetery: A Model of Sound Land Stewardship

Page 22
Leaflet, a Massachusetts Horticultural Society Publication, June 2023

Beautiful Gardens with Companion Plants and Guilds

Page 10
Leaflet, a Massachusetts Horticultural Society Publication, May 2023

The Value of Trees

Bourne Enterprise, January 20, 2023

Supply and Demand of Native Species

Ecological Landscape Alliance, November 2021

Meadows: A Dynamic Plantscape

Design Online, November 2020

Natural Coastal Protection

Design Online, February 2020

More Articles

The Value Behind Ecologically-based Site Analysis

Design Online, April 2019


Designers and Invasive Plants: We Need to Do More

Design Online, January 2019


Healthy Pots

Association of Professional Landscape Designers


Mitigation of Suburban Deforestation: The Important Role of Designers

Ecological Landscape Alliance, December 2018


Dry River Beds: Possibly Your Property’s Best Feature

Ecological Landscape Alliance, December 2017

Research Paper


Plastic Pots and The Green Industry

Association of Professional Landscape Designers

Speaking Enagements

November 12, 2023  Berkshire Botanical Gardens Rooted in Place — 9th Anuual Ecological Gardening Symposium, “Building Resiliency through Ecological Design and Landscape Management” (in person)

November 15, 2023: American Horticultural Society “Enhanced Sustainability with Roots, Wildlife, and Healthy Soil” (virtual)

August 25, 2023, Northeast Regional Perennial Plant Symposium, Wellesley, MA, “Let your Landscape Work for You: Designing for Resilience and Sustainability

Cape Cod Landscapers Association Winter Conference, 2023

Cape Cod Hydrangea Society

TOPIC—Sustainable Development 101: How to Enhance and Grow Your Product Offering

July 15-18, 2023, Columbus, Ohio



Relocating Your Native Plant Gardens with Marie Chieppo

Bird Hugger, March 2023
Begins at 22:38

Farming, Landscaping, Organics

GardenLine, March 2023
Begins at 22:38



Wild Ones South Shore Chapter: Ecological Landscape Design, Paying Attention to Nature, March 2022

Designing with Native Plants: Beyond the Benefits to Wildlife, November 2021

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