Margaret Roach
Margaret Roach After stints as garden editor at Martha Stewart Living and Newsday, Margaret Roach now creates the nationally acclaimed website A Way to Garden and its companion public radio show-podcast, where she shares her deep garden knowledge and the unique approach she describes as "horticultural how-to and woo-woo." Roach has authored three books—her first, also titled A Way to Garden, is being released as an all-new 21st-anniversary edition in spring 2019.


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"I garden because I cannot help myself."

Called back to her childhood home at age 25 to care for an ailing widowed parent, Margaret Roach sought refuge in self-prescribed backyard horticultural-therapy experiments. Thirty years ago she dug up her young Sciadopitys from that more...
03/28 Th 10:00am-11:30am Roach
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