Ciscoe Morris – Radio, TV host, columnist & author, “Ask Ciscoe”
Ciscoe Morris began his gardening career at age ten, when he harassed a priest at a neighborhood church into hiring him as a lawn boy. His book, Ask Ciscoe – Oh La La! Your Gardening Questions Answered (Sasquatch, 2006) is a national bestseller. For 24 years he directed the gardening and landscaping at Seattle University. During his tenure, the University won several prestigious environmental awards including the EPA’s highest national environmental award. The gardening program he developed led Seattle University to be the only University campus in Washington designated as a wildlife sanctuary. In 2001 he was awarded the King County ‘Earth Hero Award.’ Ciscoe has been a longtime WSU Master Gardener, an ISA Certified Arborist and a WSNLA Horticulturist. He has a distinguished media career and is currently featured on KING5 TV’s ‘Gardening with Ciscoe” with co-host Meeghan Black. Their gardening tips are also featured on KING5 ‘Morning News’ and ‘Noon News.’ ‘Gardening with Ciscoe Live’ in on the NWCN Network, and his radio show, ‘Gardening with Ciscoe,’ is on News Talk 97.3 KIRO FM. Ciscoe also writes a weekly column in the Seattle Times. Ciscoe’s home garden was featured in ‘Seattle Homes and Lifestyle’ in 1999. Despite giving close to 100 garden talks a year, Ciscoe regularly leads garden tours to countries all over the world.
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Turn Your Garden into a Wildlife Sanctuary
Attracting Birds, Butterflies & Wildlife
Fri, Feb 22 at 1:30 pm / Rainier Room
Wildlife gardens aren’t boring! Create a beautiful wildlife habitat in your own yard that will attract all manner of winged wonders and other fascinating critters to your garden. Share your garden with Mother Nature for added enjoyment year round.
Good Things Do Come in Small Packages
Small Space Gardening Beauty
Sat, Feb 23 at 3:00 pm / Rainier Room
Who says size matters? Ooh la la! Not Ciscoe, who is living proof that a lot of pizzazz can come in a small package! Transform your small yard into a magnificent petite jewel of a garden. Ciscoe will show you the plants and garden design needed to accomplish this feat.
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