Fence with Flowers


Are you looking for a dynamic speaker ? As a gardener, teacher, and author, Dr. Bathala has helped many discover the world of gardening and horticulture. Dr. Bathala is a former recipient of the Garden Club of New Jersey scholarship and infuses her lectures with practical knowledge and academic expertise. Dr. Bathala is a regular speaker presenting talks suitable for garden clubs, alumni organizations, flower shows, botanical gardens and University continuing education programs.

Dr. Bathala is also a garden consultant, available via Zoom or in-person to provide advice and expertise on wildlife gardening, native planting, winter gardens etc. She has turned her half-acre suburban property into a 'learning lab' and provides tours and practical planting advice. Plans for a retail plant nursery are currently underway.

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Recent and upcoming events:

Rutgers University: Home Gardeners School @Home: Prepare for a Blossoming Spring

February 20, 2021

Workshop speaker: Wildlife Gardens and Citizen Science; Let's bring in the birds.

Upcoming ....

Rosemont College: Coffee Lecture Series

Garden School: Adventures in Ecological Gardening

Session I: Horticulture for the Home Gardener

April 6, 2021

Session II: Wildlife Gardens

April 13, 2021

Horticultural Society of South Jersey

Planned speaker for 2021-22 season