September 24, 2013
Garden Travels: South Polar Areas
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
Visitor's Center's Gardenside room
"Travel" with Gilles Allard as he discusses the gardens of South America—Buenos Aires or Santiago, to Ushuaia or Punta Arenas—the Falkland Islands and South Georgia Island where the explorer Edgar Shackleton will be remembered. Finally, Gilles will discuss the scenery, history and biota of the Antarctic Peninsula. A social hour will proceed the event at 6 p.m.