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Tohono Chul's Russ Buhrow strives to educate
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Russ Buhrow looks for seedpods that are about to drop to help with fertilizing the fern collection at Tohono Chul Park.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Russ Buhrow is the curator of plants at Tohono Chul Park.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Russ Buhrow, curator of plants at Tohono Chul Park, runs over a checklist of plants that have been sold and not sold in the greenhouse near the entrance to the Northwest park.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Tohono Chul Park officials expect the Sonoran Seasons Garden, comprised of plants from the desert's five seasons, to be completed by the end of the summer. The five seasons are winter, spring, dry summer, wet summer (monsoon), and fall.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Tohono Chul Park curator of plants Russ Buhrow is nearing his 18th year working at the park.