Lawton, Barbara (Perry)

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LAWTON, Barbara (Perry)

LAWTON, Barbara (Perry). American, b. 1930. Genres: Horticulture. Career: Missouri Botanical Garden, manager of publications and editor of M.B.G. Bulletin, 1967-72; St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, weekly columnist, 1972-90; Gary Ferguson, (public relations), public relations counselor and partner, 1972-81; Daniel J. Edelman (public relations), St. Louis, account supervisor, 1981-84; Lawton & Associates (public relations and writing services), Kirkwood, MO, public relations counselor and writer, 1984-; writer and photographer. Publications: Improving Your Garden Soil, 1992; (with G.F. Van Patten) Organic Gardener's Basics, 1993; Seasonal Guide to the Natural Year-Illinois, Missouri, and Arkansas, 1994; The Magic of Irises, 1997. Address: 1430 Timberbrook Dr., Kirkwood, MO 63122, U.S.A.