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.

Cloudberry Plants

Cloudberry (Rubus chamaemorus) is also called bakeapple. It is a rhizomoutous herb. This plant can be found in alpine and artic tundra and b ... 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 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

Oleander Plants

Oleanders (Nerium oleander) are evergreen shrubs that are fast growing and showy. They are often grown along highways because they are beaut ... 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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