Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Horticulturist Jennifer Yates. Jennifer Yates has a deep wisdom of both horticulture, combined with landscape design principles steeped both in beauty and feng shui/ vastu knowledge. She focuses on creating zen for clients, capturing the essence of nature & grounded in environmental balance. Trained in art, architecture & interiors at Rhode Island School of Design. Art history was studied at Brown. Extensive courses at New York Botanical Gardens. ( B I Arch) She lectures in the US on “The Conscious Gardener”, teaching on creating landscapes which can prevent and restoreclimate health. She is a winner of the Golden Trowel award, Greenwich Ct. She works in Palm Beach & Greenwich,CT.