Alexandra Jones

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Alexandra Jones

  • Alexandra has been an avid indoor and outdoor gardener for 10 years. 
  • She's a certified Master Gardener in Philadelphia.
  • She has written about gardening, climate, urban farming, and sustainability for magazines like Audubon, Provisions, and Grid.


Alexandra has been gardening indoors and outdoors for 10 years and writing professionally for 5 years. She worked at Greensgrow, a plant nursery and urban farm, for two years and spent seven years working directly with local farmers in region. In 2017, she completed her Master Gardener training and earned her certification in 2019. She has written for print publications like Audubon, Provisions, Philadelphia, and Grid.


Alexandra graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Musical Arts in Tuba Performance and a Bachelor of General Studies in writing.

Expertise: Plants, Gardening
Education: University of Michigan
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Title: Expert Gardening Writer

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