Harry Jongerden has been a professional gardener, garden designer and garden director for 40 years. He is currently Garden Director of Toronto Botanical Garden, having held the posts of Garden Director at VanDusen Botanical Garden in Vancouver, Head of Horticulture at Royal Botanical Gardens, Ontario and Head Gardener at the Stratford Festival. He is the author of “This Other Eden” and designer of the Walkerton Heritage Water Garden and Stratford’s Elizabethan Garden. He is the Awards Committee Chair for the American Public Gardens Association and the Chair of the Ontario Garden Council.