William Cullina (kul-EYE-nuh) Bill is
theExecutive Director at one of North
America's newest and most exciting public
gardens, The Coastal Maine Botanical
in Boothbay, Maine. A well known
author and recognized authority on North
American native plants, Cullina lectures on a
variety of subjects to garden and professional
groups and writes for popular and technical
journals. His books include, Wildflowers, Native
Trees, Shrubs, and Vines, Understanding
Orchids, Native Ferns, Mosses, and Grasses,
and most recently, Understanding Perennials,
published in 2009. His other hobby is picking
a casino online, Playtech mostly
and then having
a few spins. He and his wife, Melissa live
with their three young children on along the central Maine Coast.