The most beloved and respected horticulture expert of the region follows up his bestselling book, Ask Ciscoe, with a collection of heartfelt and humorous gardening stories covering his 45+ year career—for Ciscoe devotees, Pacific Northwest gardeners, or anyone who is captured by the magic of growing things.
With heart and humor, Ciscoe Morris regales us with stories from the gardens he has tended, the wildlife he has encountered—deer, moles, rats, birds, and more—the dogs who have joined him on his travels, the secret lives of insects, and his endeavors as head gardener at Seattle University. Each story will make you smile but will also contain a nugget of gardening wisdom or a practical, helpful tip that home gardeners will be able to put to use in their own gardens.
Ciscoe Morris is an an ISA-certified arborist, a WSNLA-certified horticulturist, and a popular TV and radio host. He also wrote a weekly newspaper column for 17 years. His first book, Ask Ciscoe, was among the top-selling garden books nationwide. Ciscoe spent the majority of his long gardening career as director of grounds care at Seattle University where he developed a nationally recognized organic gardening program.