midwest garden designer susan martin

Your MidWest Expert: Susan Martin

Susan Martin is an avid gardener who has spent most of her career working in various branches of the Horticulture Industry. After graduating with honors earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Michigan University, she worked in independent garden center sales while building her own garden design and maintenance business which focused on installing unique plants to suit her clients’ individual styles. Her career advanced into sales, marketing and merchandising for large wholesale plant companies. Currently, Susan is a freelance horticultural marketer, writer and speaker. Follow Susan on Facebook @Gardener Sue's News

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Every Shrub Deserves a Pretty Skirt

As you walk up the brick sidewalk it looks like the Boxwood had a pretty blue skirt. This design could be modified to dress up any type of hedge row, or perhaps used as a living mulch around a specimen tree or shrub. Check out our POP downloads for more details.

Region: Mid-Atlantic, MidWest, Northeast

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Rozanne’s at the Front Door

“Knock knock.” “Who’s there?” “Rozanne”. “Rozanne who?” “Geranium Rozanne-Facebook’s #1 flower personality!” Who wouldn’t want to let her, or her friends, into your garden? Check out our POP downloads for more details.

Region: Mid-Atlantic, MidWest, Northeast

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A Sunny Oasis for Pollinators to Visit

Pollinator plants are key part of today’s desired ecosystem. This design show plants that thrive in sunny locations to fill this important role. Check out our POP downloads for more details.

Region: MidWest, Northeast

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A Cool, Calm Corner

This corner garden design provides color spring to fall. Vivid blue flowers of Ajuga begin the show, followed by the lovely violet flowers of Rozanne, with soft, smokey purple plumes of Fountain Grass finishing out the season. Check out our POP downloads for more details.

Region: MidWest

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