• Gardening Background

  • Biographical Information
    I went all succulents when I retired in Feb. '14. On a scale of 1 to 10, I'd say I've worked up to about a 7 as far as knowing what's what.
  • My Mulch Profile

  • Occupation
    retired middle school teacher
  • Gardening Ability
    3 - Garden a lot, with some success
  • What is the one question about gardening you would really like people to ask you?
    "Why did you pick that one?"
  • And what's the answer?
    "Wadda ya mean 'why'? Look at it !"
  • Do you have a gardening philosophy you would like to share with other gardeners? What is it?
    If you've killed the same type of plant 3 times, it's not your kind of plant.
  • What plant have you tried to grow that has given you the most trouble? Or, what plant would you like to grow and can't, and why?
    right now it's Aloe buhrii
  • What is your favorite time in the garden?
    When it's late afternoon in winter the low angle of the sun makes my garden glow.
  • What do you dislike most about gardening?
    bug bites
  • What do you like most about gardening?
    seeing the results and how the spaces change.
  • Cat or Dog person
    Cat Person
  • Plant Care Provider Profile

  • I would like to promote my gardening expertise

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