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Right-Size Flower Garden Book on Garden Answer

Laura is a brilliant, entertaining, inspirational gardener who hosts Garden Answer. This gardening video show has over 1.5 million followers. I’ve met Laura and her husband Aaron several times, most recently last August at Proven Winners Grand Garden Show on Mackinac Island, Michigan. I was thrilled when Laura talked about my gardening webinars and Right-Size…

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Mendez speaks to Maine Nursery and Landscape Assoc

Kerry Ann Mendez, a garden writer and professional gardener who moved to Kennebunk three years ago after a career in upstate New York, spoke to the Maine Landscape and Nursery Association in January about “plants that save time, manpower and money.” centralmaine.com-What do most gardeners want Low-fuss and sustainable gardens_MENLA_Conference

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Right-Size Flower Garden in Coastal Home magazine

I was thrilled when asked to write an article on right-sizing flower gardens by Coastal Home magazine, an elite quarterly magazine that features homes, gardens and lifestyle articles in the New England region. This five-page piece is in the spring 2016 magazine, a special double issue that includes two magazines – Coastal Home plus Taste…

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Broken Arrow Nursery Ranked Number 1

Connecticut magazine crowned Broken Arrow Nursery (in Hamden, Connecticut) as Best Nursery in 2015. I’m sure that many gardeners, in and outside the state, would shower similar praises on this unique nursery. It is a plant lover’s paradise! Broken Arrow Nursery is a topnotch specialty plant retailer of woody plants and perennials. The nursery is…

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Kerry Mendez Gardens on Cover and Featured in Garden Ideas Magazine

Imagine my surprise when I saw this Facebook post from my friend Judi:“How lovely indeed (she was referring to some flower photos that I took at Tower Hill Botanic Garden where I was speaking). Although not as lovely as my most recent issue of Garden Gate magazine’s new “Garden Ideas” magazine which–literally cover-to-cover–features YOUR breathtaking…

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Perennially Yours featured in Amazing Gardens magazine

SPRING 2014 AMAZING GARDENS MAGAZINE Dumbstruck! That is how I felt when I saw the 12-page feature on my gardens in  Garden Gate’s Spring 2014 Amazing Gardens issue. Eight pages are dedicated to garden ‘rooms’ and then four pages show some of my plant combos for sun and shade. I especially treasured the article now that I am…

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Podcast With Ken Druse

Check out my radio interview with the dynamic garden guru and national radio show host, Ken Druse from New Jersey.  I was thrilled to be invited as one of his all-star guests.  My interview goes live on Friday, March 2 at 1:30 p.m.  His web site, http://kendruse.typepad.com/ken_drusereal_dirt/  is a wealth of practical, fun gardening knowledge!

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Published Articles & Designs

“Go ahead, dig in” (The Spirit of Saratoga, March 2008) “Low-Maintenance Perennial Gardening, Reality or Myth?” (The Chronicle, regional newspaper, April 2004; Capital Region Living, April 2006) “Jump-start Your Gardens for a Great Summer Show!” (Capital Region Living, April 2004) “We have Self-Cleaning Ovens. So, Why Not Self-Cleaning Gardens?” (The Chronicle, regional newspaper, April 2006)…

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Perennially Yours has been in the following magazines, newspapers, television shows, radio programs, garden books, and garden tours:

Garden Gate magazine (two feature articles, garden design, back cover photo; 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008 plus in the 2008 special publication Great Gardens Solutions for Small Spaces) Gardening magazine (2005 and 2007) People, Places & Plants magazine (2004, 2006) How-To Gardening magazine (2005) Garden Ideas & Outdoor Living produced by Better Homes and Gardens (2007)…

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Horticulture Magazine’s First 2011 Flower Gardening Webinar

As announced in my last newsletter, I will be hosting six national gardening webinars for Horticulture magazine this year. The first one-hour presentation will be Tuesday, February 15th at 2:00 p.m. EST. My presentation is titled Top Performing Perennials by Season. The talk will also include some suggested companion plantings as well as care tips.…

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