Annual Symposium

2021 Annual Symposium

The annual symposium is the Botanical Garden’s signature educational opportunity for advancing gardening in Iowa. Each fall, four internationally acclaimed lecturers visit Des Moines to speak about current topics that impact home horticulture, plant sciences and/or ecology.

Check back soon for more details about the 2021 Annual Symposium!


Ticket details coming soon.

Thank you to our 2020 sponsors

Country Landscapes, Inc.

Kemin Industries, Inc.
Cynde and Richard Schreiber

Janan and Zane Smith

Click here to learn more about Annual Symposium sponsorship opportunities and submit your sponsorship.
Email or call 515.323.6289 with any questions.