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Real Estate - July 8, 2011

Garden tips for July

How to change your gardener — or not

by Jack McKinnon

Changing gardeners is one of the biggest problems I hear in my profession. My clients want their yards better cared for and don't know how to get their gardener to do the job. They often have had the same gardener for years and the property stays exactly the same or declines.

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Garden coach Jack McKinnon can be reached at 650-455-0687 (cell), by email at Visit his website at


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