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25: Books for Gardeners

Hanna's Christmas cactus in bloom

Get cozy with a book this winter while we wait for the ground to thaw and planting to begin!

Sarah and Hanna, along with Michelle our communications specialist, talk about their favorite books that keep them thinking of gardens and growing.

We're skipping how-to books this time (that may come later) these are novels, classics, memoires, and children's books that satisfy our gardener hearts even in the middle of the winter.

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The full list of titles we mentioned:

  • The Seed Woman
  • The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
  • Anne of Green Gables
  • The Secret Garden
  • Thank you Tree
  • Oh Say, Can You Seed
  • Braiding Sweetgrass
  • The Dirty Life: A Memoir of Farming, Food and Love
    • And her Follow-up: Good Husbandry
  • Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
  • The Overstory
  • The Hidden Life of Trees
  • The Language of Flowers
  • Cactus Hotel (kids)
  • Poetry by Mary Oliver and Wendell Berry
  • Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot)
  • Caroline: Little House, Revisited
  • This Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm
  • The Wayfarers Series
  • Kate Who Tamed the Wind (Kids)
  • The Night Tree (Kids)
  • Up in the Garden and Down in the Dirt (Kids)



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