Who are Janet & Steven?

We're gardeners who are great learners, and happy to share.

Click on what you want to know about us:

  • Overview of our experience
  • Happy to help in others' gardens
  • What we do when we're not in the garden
  • As authors, our books photos, and publications
  • Where we've found inspirational gardens
  • Just Janet
  • Simply Steven
  • Finding facts in a field full of opinion: We do our research
  • No pretense here, we are genuine gold
  • Part and parcel of a really big network
  • We travel and talk to groups to help you learn
  • You can hire us as designers
  • Help us make Garden AtoZ even better!
If you cut a shrub down because it's too big, and it dies, you haven't lost anything but a plant that couldn't live by your rules. - Janet

...wonderful words of garden wisdom!
- Michelle Newman

...you really motivated us with all of your practical gardening tips.
- Diane Vaden & Amber Cottrill

Some people think that yuccas are wonderful and others think they are aptly named. - Steven

What a great presentation. And no one told me you're also a comedian!
- Michael Dirr