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Monica Brandies has written eleven books, eight completely and three with three different co-authors. She has been gardening all her life, publishing since 1961.
Her articles appear weekly in the Brandon News (Florida) and are often seen in magazines such as Florida Gardening.
Monica Brandies has been gardening since she was a child. In college she studied horticulture and landscape design since she figured she wouldn’t always have a farm. She went to the Pennsylvania School of Horticulture for Women, which became part of Temple University from which came her degree.
Monica has spoken to church groups, plant societies, garden clubs, and other groups in five states with talks that combine inspiration, entertainment, and information. She sells and signs books at speaking engagements.