About Debbie Teashon
Teashon’s articles and photographs appear in local, national, and international magazines and newspapers and as a contributing garden writer for Digger Magazine and West Sound Magazine. Her work has been published in Fine Gardening, Master Gardener, Tardigarde (Sweden) and HGTV Magazine. At the same time, newspapers, including the Oregonian and a monthly garden column, “Garden Life,” in the Kitsap Weekly (no longer in print).
Debbie Teashon is a garden writer, a co-author of the award-winning Gardening for the Homebrewer, a garden speaker, and an award-winning photographer. Her career spans many decades. Her speaking engagements include the Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, Tacoma Home & Garden Show, Peninsula Home & Garden Expo, and garden clubs. She’s been a guest on Garden Time television show in Oregon and radio programs such as Gardening with Ciscoe on 97.3 FM KIRO radio and Poppy Tucker’s Louisiana Eats on NPR.
Teashon’s Rainy Side Gardeners website focuses on regional gardening west of the Cascades. Gardening most of her adult life, she is always searching for new varieties of plant material or creating new container designs using beautiful pottery or repurposed items. Teashon is working on melding the website with this blog.
“The very best of the best. Geared specifically toward gardening in the maritime Northwest. Amazing photography, plant bios, forums for information exchange, calendar, articles on every aspect of gardening. Put it at the top of your bookmarks because you’ll be using it a lot.” -The Oregonian