I have a degree in Environmental Horticulture and Landscape Design from South Seattle College. For 20 years, I had a design and consulting practice. I particularly enjoyed working with clients who went from knowing very little about plants to becoming enthusiastic gardeners. It has also been gratifying to see how many people have found joy and comfort in nature in the Age of Coronavirus. 

This book will change the way you look at trees forever. 


The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea.

- Isak Dinesen.