Town Square

Post a New Topic

Katsy Swan: The Midpeninsula's garden designer

Original post made on May 7, 2013

Katsy Swan traces her love of flower arranging and gardening back to her years at the University of Kentucky, where botany was her favorite class and she turned down a date with a long lusted-after boy to gather wild bittersweet flowers with her father.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 3, 2013, 9:04 AM

Comments (1)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Community Volunteer
a resident of Crescent Park
on May 7, 2013 at 8:23 pm

What a wonderful tribute to a wonderful woman. Katsy has made gardens in the Palo Alto area, and particularly Stanford Hospital, a beautiful experience.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Steins, sausage and spaetzle: Mountain View hosts second Oktoberfest
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,130 views

Men Are Good For Three Things
By Laura Stec | 37 comments | 2,967 views

Two creative lights depart Palo Alto, leaving diverse legacies
By Jay Thorwaldson | 2 comments | 1,547 views

Blood in the Fields: Ten Years Inside California's Nuestra Familia Gang
By Nick Taylor | 0 comments | 925 views

Slow Your Roll
By Cathy Kirkman | 0 comments | 289 views