New flower box helps older knees keep green thumbs

By Jason Ferguson

A new flower box at Wedgwood Regional Senior Care made possible by a suggestion from Wedgwood resident Aggie Wiederhold and the teamwork of Regional Health employees Dr. Heath Waddell, Phil Hespen and Todd Miller. The elevated box makes it easier for Wedgwood residents to plant and tend to their plants.
For as long as she can remember, Aggie Wiederhold has had a green thumb. Whether it was her time in Scottsbluff, Neb., her 30 years in Lebanon (South Dakota, not the Middle East) or anywhere in between, the biggest flower bed always belonged to her. Whether it was perennials, annuals or even the occasional tomato, […]