Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D.

Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D.

Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D. has been a freelance writer and editor since 1991. She has written on a wide variety of topics for a wide array of publications, but she specializes in gardening. She has two books out Preparing a Vegetable Garden from the Ground Up and Vegetable Gardening in North Central Texas.

Master Gardener

Dr. Smith has been a master gardener since 2001. She writes numerous gardening articles monthly for various publications. Her specialities are vegetables, fruits, nuts, and berries.

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Most Recent Contributions by Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D.

Artemisia Plants: A Comprehensive Profile

Artemisia is the genus name for a plant group of 200 to 400 different species. It is composed of hardy herbaceous plants and shrubs. Most re ... Read More

Dangers of Huffing

Huffing is the intentional breathing in of the fumes from a substance in order to alter one's consciousness, or to "get high." Huffing is a ... Read More

How to Care for a Lotus Plant 101

Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) is an emergent pond plant that grows with its roots in the soil at the bottom of the water feature and its leaves a ... Read More

How to Grow Asparagus

Asparagus is a perennial vegetable. It takes three years from planting to get an appreciable crop, but the fresh asparagus is well worth the ... Read More

Rabbit Proof Garden Fencing

Rabbits can devastate a garden. They eat the plants and even the vegetables and leave you with nothing. The only practical way to keep rabbi ... Read More

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