Tagged with prison landscaping

It’s Not Easy Keeping Green

Joe Hoffman, Horticulturist at Yankton Federal Prison Camp has plant challenges like all gardeners. Inmate design of the breast cancer awareness symbol seemed to be a workable design for the annual Observatory Hill flowerbed display. Marigolds that grew too tall and vincas shorter than expected were a couple of this season’s unexpected challenges. For more … Continue reading

I’s Not Easy Keeping Green

Joe Hoffman, horticulturist and inmate teacher at Yankton Federal Prison Camp, shows staff and inmates that the grounds they see every day are worthy of effort, along with landscaping intended for public view. On the back side of this public prison perimeter sign is an example of beautification for those who see the grounds within … Continue reading