Susan Morrison is a landscape designer and garden writer based in the East Bay of Northern California, and the co-author of Garden Up! Smart Vertical Gardening for Small and Large Spaces. Her enthusiasm and love of design are key to her success as a designer - she believes that the collaboration between an inspired homeowner and a professional designer ensures spectacular results for even for the smallest of projects. Her designs have been featured in various publications, including the San Francisco Chronicle, Horticulture Magazine and Fine Gardening, where she also contributes articles on design and plant selection.
Online, Susan is a founding member of the Garden Designers Roundtable and the Lawn Reform Coalition, and blogs about design and gardening at Blue Planet Garden Blog.