Friends of the Arboretum Lecture

"Using Bamboo in Garden Construction"
Will Hooker

  • Wednesday, November 29, 1995 – 8:00 pm9:30 pm

Following the earlier lecture on November 16 - we will further explore the possibilities of the bamboo family. Will is a professor of landscape horticulture in the NCSU Dept. of Horticultural Science who has been an integral part of The NCSU Arboretum (now the JC Raulston Arboretum) designing and building many of the garden structures - and notably the Tropical Hi Phi (trellis sculpture) and the newest garden - the Paradise Garden with its elegant and graceful bamboo dome. Learn the construction possibilities of this versatile material.

Advance registration is not available.
Room 3712, Bostian Hall, NC State University.
Bostian Hall is located between Kilgore Hall and the D. H. Hill Library on the NC State University campus.
Free parking is available in the Brooks Avenue lot located on the northeast corner of Brooks Avenue and Hillsborough Street.
Please call (919) 515-3132 for more information about this lecture.