Monticello http://wuis.org en Thomas Jefferson And The Monticello Gardens http://wuis.org/post/thomas-jefferson-and-monticello-gardens <p>Thomas Jefferson was more than a founding father.&nbsp; He was an avid gardener.&nbsp; We’ve learned more about Jefferson’s passion for gardening thanks to Peter Hatch and the <a href="http://www.monticello.org/site/house-and-gardens/richspotofearth">various books</a> he has written.</p><p>Hatch is the retired Director of Gardens and Grounds at Jefferson’s <a href="http://www.monticello.org/">Monticello.&nbsp;</a> He’ll speak on the UIS campus Thursday night.&nbsp; He also talked with WUIS’ Sean Crawford about Jefferson’s gardens….</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:25:56 +0000 Sean Crawford 4500 at http://wuis.org Thomas Jefferson And The Monticello Gardens