Lorene Edwards-Forkner is the author of Hortus Miscellaneous, an entertaining and educational book chock-full of fascinating
tidbits of horticultural information. Hortus Miscellaneous is the perfect book to carry with you and open when you find yourself
in need of amusement.
Lorene lives in Seattle, and was the proprietress
of Fremont Gardens--a great little neighborhood nursery--in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood. She closed her nursery in October
2007 to pursue a career in writing and leading garden tours.
is a regular contributor to Northwest Garden News.