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Alan Branhagen

2020 Kansas City Garden Symposium speaker, Alan Branhagen.
2020 Kansas City Garden Symposium speaker, Alan Branhagen.

Alan Branhagen is director of operations at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. He has been there since 2017. Before that, from 1996, he was director of horticulture at Powell Gardens in the Kansas City area.

Alan is author of “The Gardener’s Butterfly Book” (2001) and “Native Plants of the Midwest” (2016).

Alan plans to present two programs during the Kansas City Garden Symposium: “Garden Visions, Native Shade Perennials” and “Pathway to a Joyous Landscape: Native Plants.”