Speaker Directory

The BC Council of Garden Clubs has compiled a list of speakers who are willing to speak to garden clubs and organizations on various garden related topics.

While this list is fairly comprehensive, it does not contain all the names of knowledgeable speakers in BC. If you would like to suggest a name for this list or if you wish to have your name added to this list, please email 1vicepresident@bcgardenclubs.com.

Please note the following:

  • The BC Council of Garden Clubs does not accept any responsibility for the quality or the content of any presentation by these individuals.
  • It is the responsibility of the gardening organization to negotiate the terms of the presentation with the speaker (including topic, travel and expenses, fees, etc.)
  • Fees listed are provided as guideline and are subject to change at the discretion of the speaker without notice to the Council.
  • Please click on a speaker name from the table below for more detail.
NameLinda Chalker-Scott
EmailEmail hidden; Javascript is required.
Phone(253) 219-1268
General Topics
  • Garden Insects, Bees, Butterflies, Garden Pests
  • Healthy soil, fertilizers, soil amendments, etc.
Sample topics
  • Food Safety
  • Horticulture in ecological restoration
  • How plants survive in urban environments
  • Mulches
  • Myth debunking
  • Pest management
  • Selecting healthy plants and installing them correctly
  • Sustainable garden and landscape management
Speaker Profile

Urban landscape soil management
*** Please note Linda is a professor of the Washington State University and travel expenses and accommodations are to be negotiated***

Speaker's FeeNegotiable