Grow Green – Tips and advice for gardening with intention – Jen Chillingsworth

13,95

Grow Green – Tips and advice for gardening with intention – Jen Chillingsworth

13,95

Grow Green is a practical guide and tackles a topic close to Jen Chillingsworth’s heart – growing sustainably. Packed with easy tips and advice, this little book reveals how to adjust your outdoor space and create a wildlife haven, while reducing your impact on the environment as you grow your own cut flowers, fruit and veg. Drawing on her wealth of knowledge, Jen will hold your hand as she takes you through all the gardening essentials, teaching you how to get started – no matter how small or big your space might be. From making your own fertiliser with leftovers, planting in pots, reducing energy consumption and conserving water, to dealing with pests and diseases, Jen removes the stress and simply shows you how to garden green.

Whether you are a first-time gardener or have seasoned green fingers – discover how to get the most out of your space with Grow Green by gardening with intention.

Live simply. Grow Green.

Small steps. Big changes.

This little guide has 176 pages with bright and colourful illustrations. It would make a perfect gift to yourself or a loved one!

Clean Green is beautifully illustrated by London-based illustrator Amelia Flower.

 

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Illustrated by

Amelia Flower

Pages

176 pages

Author(s)

Jen Chillingsworth

Publisher

Quadrille

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.

Jen has written two other books Live Green and Clean Green

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.

About the illustrator

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Language

Illustrated by

Amelia Flower

Pages

176 pages

Author(s)

Jen Chillingsworth

Publisher

Quadrille