Man holding a chicken and an egg What do you do at Swanson's? Whatever I can to help. We're all in this together.

What was your first plant? I don't remember. I was just a sapling then.

What is your favorite gardening resource (book, website, etc.)? My Swanson's coworkers!

What is your favorite season? Summer, because it connects springtime to football. Go Hawks!

What is your favorite Seattle-area greenspace/park/garden? My coworker Rolf's garden at the p-patch.

Where in the world would you most like to visit? Africa.

What is your greatest extravagance? Seahawks games.

What is your favorite dish? Spicy chicken teriyaki. Just like mom used to order!

If you were a beverage, what would you be? A cold beer after a long day.

What is your most marked characteristic? Curiosity. Why?

Give us a quick gardening tip: Provide a good environment!

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