Instructor: Leslie Bennett

Leslie Bennett
Leslie Bennett is an Oakland, CA based landscape designer and writer who creates gardens that help to nourish us and tell the story of who we are. Raised in the Bay Area and based in Oakland since 2009, Leslie holds degrees from Harvard University, Columbia Law School and the University College London in the fields of environmental justice, land use law, cultural property and preservation.

Leslie is the owner of Pine House Edible Gardens, an Oakland, CA based landscape design/build firm that creates aesthetic edible gardens and productive outdoor spaces, and is co-author of The Beautiful Edible Garden (Ten Speed Press, 2013). Leslie's work entails creating culturally grounded gardens that provide as much visual inspiration as they do organic harvests of food, flowers and medicinal herbs.

Classes by this instructor


This lecture series will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
This year's speakers approach the garden from non-traditional perspectives-healing, inclusiveness, and music-that add new layers to our notions of beautiful spaces and the gardening experience.
213GAR801AO 01/28 Th 11:00am-12:00pm Stuart-Smith
Bennett
Weaner
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Founder and owner of Pine House Edible Gardens, Leslie Bennett designs, builds, and maintains edible and culturally resonant landscapes that are beautiful and productive. The gardens more...
213GAR801CO 02/25 Th 11:00am-12:00pm Bennett
Jewell
ONLINE