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NH Master Gardener Spring Symposium

Join us at the Annual Spring Symposium for NH Master Gardener Association, on March 17.


There is a great line-up of authors and presenters!


Click HERE for more information.


Tovah Martin will be presenting her just published book,

The Garden in Every Sense and Season. 

In The Garden in Every Sense and Season, Tovah Martin mindfully explores her garden through sight, smell, sound, touch, and taste. She sees the bright yellow daffodils of spring, smells summer's pungent roses, hears the crows in autumn, and tastes winter's juicy citrus. In 100 evocative essays, Martin shares sage garden advice and intimate reflections on her own garden. The Garden in Every Sense and Season, from one of the greatest garden writers of our time, urges gardeners to inhale, savor, and become more attuned with their gardens.

She is a fanatical and passionate organic gardener and the author of The Indestructible Houseplant, The Unexpected Houseplant, The New Terrarium, and Tasha Tudor's Garden, as well as many other gardening books. Visit her at Kindra Clineff specializes in location photography and regularly produces feature assignments for national magazines; her images have appeared in numerous books, including several with Tovah Martin. She lives in Essex County, Massachusetts.


Kelly Orzel is a horticulturist, writer, photographer, speaker and grower of green things. With more than 15 years of experience, she specializes in kitchen gardening, 5 senses and cottage garden design. While she is an expert in growing herbs, forcing bulbs and branches, container gardens, terrariums and native coastal plants, give her anything and she’ll grow it. Kelly began working at a local nursery as a teenager and fell in love with dirt. She believes gardening is a simple pleasure and should be enjoyed by everyone, let her share how easy it is to grow your own fruits, vegetables, herbs and more! In 2008 Kelly earned her Master of Science degree in Horticulture from Texas Tech University and moved to Maine from New Jersey.  She is a Master Gardener and a freelance writer and photographer for national garden magazines and newspapers. Kelly has also appeared on local television hawking the virtues of horticulture. Kelly's website is

Maria Noël Groves, RH (AHG), registered clinical herbalist, runs Wintergreen Botanicals Herbal Clinic and Education Center, nestled in the pine forests New Hampshire. She has been working with herbs for more than 20 years, is certified by Michael Moore’s Southwest School of Botanical Medicine, and a registered professional herbalist with the American Herbalists Guild. Maria devotes her business to education and empowerment via classes, health consultations, and writing with the foundational belief that good health grows in nature. She is the author of the award-winning book Body into Balance: An Herbal Guide to Holistic Self Care and a regular contributor to Herb Quarterly and other holistic publications. Her second book on medicinal herb gardening hits bookstores in 2019. Learn more about Maria and herbs at


Also presenting will be Dr. David Patrick, the new Director of Conservation for the Nature Conservancy in New Hampshire. Patrick oversees the conservancy’s growing portfolio of science-based conservation work across the state, including land, freshwater and marine strategies. Patrick, who holds a Ph.D. in Wildlife Ecology from the University of Maine, Orono, comes from Paul Smiths College in upstate New York, where he was an assistant professor of fisheries and wildlife science. For the past five years he also served as executive director of the college’s Center for Adirondack Biodiversity, whose mission is to use ecological research as a vehicle for undergraduate education and mentoring, and to contribute towards efforts to conserve biodiversity in and around the 6-million acre Adirondack Park.

Event date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 8:30am to 3:45pm
Event address: 
Southern NH University Dining Hall & Banquet Facility
2500 North River Road
Hookset, NH
The Garden in Every Sense and Season Cover Image
By Tovah Martin, Kindra Clineff (Photographer)
ISBN: 9781604697452
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Timber Press (OR) - April 4th, 2018

Tasha Tudor's Garden Cover Image
By Tovah Martin, Richard W. Brown (Photographer)
ISBN: 9780395436097
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 5th, 1994

The Indestructible Houseplant: 200 Beautiful Plants That Everyone Can Grow Cover Image
ISBN: 9781604695014
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Timber Press (OR) - July 1st, 2015

The Backyard Gardener: Simple, Easy, and Beautiful Gardening with Vegetables, Herbs, and Flowers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781493026579
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Lyons Press - April 1st, 2017

Body Into Balance: An Herbal Guide to Holistic Self-Care Cover Image
ISBN: 9781612125350
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Storey Publishing - March 22nd, 2016

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