On Saturday, June 5 at the Sisson Library
godfather Jim Knopf
will be speaking on the virtues and endless beauty of waterwise landscaping in two informative sessions - Xeriscape
on a Budget, and Waterwise Wildlife Gardening.
requires no introduction in the world of Landscape Architecture.
He holds a Masters in Landscape Architecture from the University of Michigan.
has held professorships at UC Boulder and the University of Georgia
to name a few.
has authored a half dozen books about with waterwise landscapes and plants.
academic prowess is complemented by his
Peace Corps stints in Kenya and East Africa.
Currently Mr. Knopf
stays heavily involved in landscape projects close to his
Boulder, CO home.
Jim Knopf is a renowned expert in the design and implementation of Xeriscape and has been at the forefront of the "movement" since the early 1980s when he worked with Denver Water on this revolutionary approach to landscape design.