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LB 'Couve (Laurie Barnes)

Member since: May 18, 2010



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Vancouver, Wa 98664
USDA hardiness zone 6B


Laurie Barnes

Member since:

May 18, 2010

About me

Master Gardener, Process Improvement Geek, and Horticultural Therapist -- working through additional coursework to become a behavioral analyst. Would like to design and participate in current research and programming on the benefits of nature and gardening for autistic and developmentally disabled populations.

Current project

Proposing a program to a non-profit to provide targeted activities to their clients with limited abilities. EVERYONE can enjoy the benefits of gardening and nature

Type of gardener

Veggies, flowers, herbs

garden wall

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dig the dirt editor commented on 05/18/10