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Tony Spencer
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Tony Spencer

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Tony Spencer is the Canadian writer, digital creator and planting designer behind The New Perennialist. He is recognized and published internationally in the world of naturalistic garden design. Known for his eponymous blog, he also hosts The New Perennialist Talks, a webinar series featuring influential design innovators in the genre. In 2020, he won a top Landscape Design Honor Award from the US-based Perennial Plant Association (PPA) and in 2023, he was recognized as PPA Garden Media Promoter of the year. Day to day, Tony is a puckish ringleader for the naturalistic movement on social media with over 75k followers on his various channels. He travels extensively to gardens and symposiums in his primary role as a communicator, documenter and sharer of ideas for this movement.


Based in: TORONTO, Canada
Distance willing to travel: Overseas
Virtual talks available: Yes

Fees: Contact for 2024 speaking fees

Talks: – Wildscaping: Explorations in Naturalistic Planting Design – Open Source: Origins of the New Perennial Movement



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