Down to Earth: Gardening Wisdom (Paperback)Monty Don (author,read by)
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I have written many gardening books but this is the distillation of 50 years of gardening experience. It has all the tips and essential pieces of knowledge that enable you to make your garden grow well, and it also shares my view that gardening is the secret to living well too.
Unrivalled gardening wisdom from Monty Don, including essential tips, knowledge and musings from his 50 years of gardening experience.
Written as he talks, this is Monty Don right beside you in the garden, challenging norms and sharing advice. Discover Monty's thoughts and garden ideas around nature, seasons, colour, design, pests, flowering shrubs, containers, and much more.
Read about the month-by month jobs he does in his own garden that he hopes are relevant to you.
Monty's intimate and lyrical writing is accompanied by photos of his garden, showing areas rarely seen on television. This is the perfect gift for the gardener in your life.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 421 g
Dimensions: 195 x 130 x 20 mm
'Unrivalled gardening wisdom from Monty Don, including essential tips, knowledge and musings from his 50 years of horticultural experience.' - The Daily Telegraph
'The book is a potboiler of his [Monty Don's] wisdom.' - The Sunday Times
'The Gardener's World favourite shares 50 years of his gardening experience In his gentle, easy way, he encourages gardeners to coax the best from their plot and how to delight in the process.' - Hannah Stephenson, The i newspaper
'Practical month-by-month advice on gardening from a popular gardener with years of hands-on experience.' - Gardens Illustrated
'Down to Earth is a pleasure to dip into and would make a satisfying read on days when work in the garden has been curtailed by fading light or cold.' - English Garden
'Down to Earth... is a lovely read, and although it contains all you could wish to know about the eternal verities of mulching, pruning, composting, growing and planting in every type of garden, its central message is that gardening is the secret to living well.' - The Sunday Telegraph
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“Down to Earth”
As the the title suggests this is book is down to earth ready-to-go gardening! It is practical and easily understood in Monty Don's unique tone, you can almost hear him on the page!
“Monty Don - what more is there to say?”
As a huge fan of Gardeners World, this book was a must for me. Practical advice from someone who knows. I’ve got several of Monty’s books now and they never disappoint. Good coffee table book.
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