Carole Ottesen Co-Owner

Carole Ottesen, who gardens in Maryland, Delaware, and Cape Breton, is a writer, artist, and photographer. Her garden books include The New American Garden, Gardening with Style (with Graham Rose and Peter King), Ornamental Grasses: The Amber Wave, The Native Plant Primer, The Herbal Epicure: Growing and Cooking Plants that Heal and the Guide to Smithsonian Gardens. Recently she turned to crime, penning two mysteries Dying for the Christmas Rose and Murder House.