Gardening: The Garden Book

Whether you are planning your garden, starting seeds in trays on the windowsill, building raised beds and compost bins, or physically staking out the garden, you will find useful information in my gardening handbook-- Gardening: An Ecological ApproachReaders appreciate the book both for its wealth of gardening information and for its aesthetic value. The book is hand-lettered and features detailed pen-and-ink illustrations throughout. Its unique approach includes valuable information on ecology and environment applied to gardening as well as a hands-on guide to preparing soil,  planning a garden, starting seeds, and caring for specific crops. 

"Starting seeds", an illustration from the hand-lettered and hand-illustrated book Gardening: an Ecological Approach. © Fred Montague

"Starting seeds", an illustration from the hand-lettered and hand-illustrated book Gardening: an Ecological Approach. © Fred Montague