Friends of the U.S. National Arboretum (FONA)
U.S. National Arboretum, ARS, USDA
3501 New York Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002

As Curator and a specialist, worked on the creation, development and establishment of the National Country Garden. Managed and supervised maintenance of the garden. Developed and modified techniques relating to flower and vegetable propagation and culture for urban gardens; disseminated such information on a professional, technical and popular level. As a highly visible garden, worked with various groups and individuals, greeted visitors, presented educational events, and coordinated volunteer activities. Successfully solicited in-kind contributions to the project.

Pictures circa. 1984

AF NCG-05 Curve Wall.JPG (238243 bytes) NCG-3-Opening.JPG (20917 bytes) AF NCG-04 Pool.JPG (237312 bytes)
NCG-5-Gazebo.JPG (99790 bytes) AF NCG-02 Entrance Wall.JPG (210861 bytes) AF NCG-38.JPG (273131 bytes)
AF NCG-17 Tour.JPG (208331 bytes) AF NCG-20.JPG (243634 bytes) AF NCG-14 Tour.JPG (229944 bytes)
AF NCG-15 ET.JPG (270720 bytes) AF NCG-16 Tour.JPG (276916 bytes) AF NCG-18 Tour.JPG (244431 bytes)
NCG-3-EJT squash.JPG (39809 bytes) AF NCG-24.JPG (195708 bytes) AF NCG-25.JPG (171584 bytes)
Bag-01-Beans.JPG (72898 bytes) NCG-7-EJT Veg Gdn.JPG (74284 bytes) NCG-6-Veg Gdn.JPG (95599 bytes)
  EJT NCG Opening-01.JPG (206550 bytes)  





U. S. National Arboretum
Washington, DC