Jen Chillingsworth’s book Grow Green-Tips and advice for gardening with intention is a collection of advice and projects to help you approach your planting in a more considered way. From conserving water and understanding your soil to making your own fertilizer and creating a wildlife haven of your own. Whether you are a first-time gardener or have seasoned green fingers, discover how to get the most out of your space by gardening with intention.
The book has nine chapters – grow green essentials, soil & fertilizers, composting, seeds, biodiversity, the edible garden, cut flower garden, indoor gardening and pests & diseases. If you have a garden, balcony or simply a sunny windowsill, you can grow something to help the planet.
About the author
Jen Chillingsworth is a freelance writer and photographer based in West Yorkshire. She previously worked in arts management before choosing to re-train as a market gardener. Here Jen discovered her love for plants, flowers, nature and the landscape and how important it is that we try to protect them. She writes regularly about slow and simple living, eating seasonally and green issues on her blog Little Birdie. Jen has written and photographed features published in The Simple Things magazine and 91 Magazine. She is married with one son.
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