The Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) will hold its annual International Design Conference in Dallas, Texas from Sept. 27- Oct. 2. APLD is planning a spectacular conference highlighting the hottest trends in landscape design. Workshops and lectures span such timely topics as creating sustainable designs using 3-D modeling tools, marketing through social media, discovering and using new plants and water-wise irrigation practices. The conference will be held at the Fairmont Hotel in the heart of Dallas’s Arts District.

A full list of conference workshops, garden tours and exhibitor showcase participants is available at