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Who is Melinda Meyers?

Updated: 04/21/2014 4:32 PM
Created: 03/23/2012 5:09 PM WDIO.com

Melinda Meyers
Melinda Meyers

About Melinda Myers:

Nationally known gardening expert, TV/radio host, author & columnist Melinda Myers is known for her gardener friendly and practical approach to gardening and has more than 30 years of horticulture experience in both hands-on and instructional settings. She has a bachelor’s degree in horticulture from The Ohio State University and a master’s degree in horticulture from University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a certified arborist and was a horticulture instructor with tenure.

She hosts the nationally syndicated Melinda’s Garden Moment segments which air on TV and radio stations throughout the U.S. and Canada. She is a columnist and contributing editor for Birds & Blooms magazine and writes the twice monthly “Gardeners’ Questions” newspaper column. Melinda also has a column in Gardening How-to magazine as well as Wisconsin Gardening magazine. Melinda hosted “The Plant Doctor” radio program for over 20 years as well as seven seasons of Great Lakes Gardener on PBS. She has written articles for Better Homes and Gardens and Fine Gardening and was a columnist and contributing editor for Backyard Living magazine.

For her work, community service and media presence, Melinda has received recognition and numerous awards, including the Garden Globe Award for radio talent and the Quill and Trowel Award for her television work, both from the Garden Writers Association. She has also received the Garden Communicator’s Award from the American Nursery and Landscape Association and the Gold Leaf Award for Arbor Day from the International Society of Arboriculture.

Melinda speaks at many of the major flower and garden shows and garden events throughout the country each year. For more information, click here. Or to get a list of the upcoming events she’ll be speaking at check out her appearances.

For more gardening information, visit Myers’ web site www.melindamyers.com

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