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Real Estate - September 10, 2010

Garden tips for September

Lessons learned from the Lanes at Sunset

by Jack McKinnon

The time I spent as an estate gardener at Sunset Magazine was, for me and many of my peers, the peak of my profession. Sunset quite literally wrote the book on western gardening. Remembering Bill Lane gives me great pride to have been a part of that publishing company while he was still there.

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Jack McKinnon worked in the Sunset Magazine gardens for 12 years and is now a garden coach. He can be reached at 650-879-3261, 650-455-0687 (cell) or by e-mail at


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