Directions and parking

Parking is available at the South Parking Garage (on Jim Calhoun Way, to the rear of the UConn Cooperative Bookstore and across from Gampel Pavilion).  The registration fee includes parking in the South Parking Garage.  Bring your parking garage ticket with you to the conference for parking validation.

Do not park in S lot for the conference, or you will be ticketed by campus police.

Lewis B. Rome Commons
University of Connecticut
626 Gilbert Road Extension
Storrs, CT 06269

From Hartford: Take I-84 East to Exit 68 in Tolland. Go South on Route 195, about 6 miles to the University. At the first stoplight past the lake, go right onto Mansfield Road.

From Route 6 and points south: Take Route 195 North. At the second traffic light after E.O. Smith High School, turn left onto Mansfield Road.

On Campus: On Mansfield Road, go left at the first stop sign (Gilbert Road). The Lewis B. Rome Commons building will soon be visible on your left.

To Park: Continue on to stop sign at Hillside Road. Go right, then take first left at stop sign at Jim Calhoun Way (adjacent to Gampel Pavilion), then first left into South Parking Garage entrance.

A Conference for the Landscape and Horticultural Professional

March 5, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Lewis B. Rome Commons
University of Connecticut
Storrs, Connecticut

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The Perennial Plant Conference offers exciting educational opportunities for professional landscapers and designers, nursery and greenhouse producers, and retail garden center operators.  Nationally renowned speakers and local experts will be featured.

Early registration fee is $100 per person if postmarked on or before February 26th.  The fee is $110 per person if postmarked after February 26th or for walk-ins. Student registration is $25 with valid school ID.  Registration Discount! Save $20 per person if registering groups of 3 or more together.

If you have questions about the conference, please contact Donna Ellis at 860-486-6448 or email: