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General Information

Name:  Roy Diblik  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction



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Diblik got his start in studying and growing plants with his work at the Natural Garden Nursery in St. Charles, Illinois. He teaches at Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and at the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Diblik is noted perennial plant expert, grower, designer, speaker and author. He has been involved with many projects in Chicago including the new Oceanarium at Shedd Aquarium, a garden for the modern wing of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Luri Garden at Millennium Park. A member of the Timber Press Speakers Bureau, Diblik is a sought-after speaker and regularly addresses audiences across the country. He is a contributor to ''Illinois Landscape Contractor'', ''Chicagoland Gardening Magazine'' and ''Wisconsin Gardening Magazine''.

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