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Julia's an artist who combines charm, flamboyance and a gentle care for Nature like no one else we know.
Left: In this tussie mussie she created, you can you see she deserves the moniker she's adopted -- the "Garden Goddess" on our Forum.
Julia Dingle, our Garden Goddess of the Forum
Moderators, is a garden designer and lecturer, is "Changing the
world, one garden at a time" through her design and garden care
business, The Garden Company.
Julia gardens with an artistic vision. She has been a Michigan
State University Advanced Master Gardener since 1995, is a founding
member of the Association of Professional Gardeners, is a
member of the Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association,
participates in the Perennial Plant Association, and is an active
member of the Wild Ones. She has attended courses at Oakland
Community College in the Landscape Horticulture and Design program. Her
experience includes over 20 years in gardening, a year spent abroad
studying gardens in England, and courses taken at Matthaei Botanical Gardens.
Julia lectures on various topics including old rose species,
container gardens, pruning and landscape design. Julia was an
instructor with The Michigan School of Gardening from 1999 to its
close in 2008 and continues on with the school's staff in
educational efforts here at www.GardenAtoZ.com.
Julia has such exuberance in everything she does, whether
she's in your garden talking to you about garden changes, or
demonstrating how to pot up a container of native plants, she's
To ask her to speak to your group; use our list of recommended