What common mistakes do you encounter in homeowner’s landscape choices? Over grown plants. Checker board design. Did not consider the growth of all plants. Improper pruning.
What drew you to this field of study and career? Looking for a job Sophomore year High school and found one in a garden center. I loved being outdoors, planting, helping people with plant selections. Watching something you planted grow. You can always see your work.
What is your ideal backyard setting? I love being in a tropical setting, fireplace or fire pit, palm trees, boulders and a nice paver patio. That being said, I do not want to live in that climate, I like it here. But like creating that environment.