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Member since: December 24, 2010



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Gladstone, Va 24553
USDA hardiness zone 7A

Member since:

December 24, 2010

About me

Owner of Ellis Landscape and Garden Designs in Central Virginia. Student of Ashford University's online program Bachelors of Social Science with a concentration on Education. Full time assistant Media Specialist at Tye River Elementary School, Arrington VA. Manager of my 2 acre garden at my home. I am a certified Landscape Designer through the Virginia Society of Landscape Designers. You can find us on facebook and check out our website at I am also a certified Horticulturist through the Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association. Check out our website at

Current project

Constantly tweaking my gardens.

Type of gardener


Favorite garden activity


garden wall

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FigTree commented on 01/14/11