Kenneth Setzer

About Kenneth Setzer

Ken writes about plants, nature, history, language, and anything else interesting. He is the editor of The Tropical Garden magazine, the member publication of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables, Florida, for which he has won awards from the Florida Magazine Association, and contributes a (nearly) bi-monthly column about plants, gardening, and Fairchild to the Miami Herald.

His writing has also appeared in the L.A. Times, Chicago Tribune, Coral Gables Magazine, and other publications.

He is currently working to rectify “plant blindness” and communicate the healing properties of the natural world to all and sundry. He is also working on a book about some very strange, remote, and nearly inaccessible places around the globe.

Ken has a BA and MA in general linguistics.

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