- 144 pages
- A Garden from a Hundred Packets of Seed
- James Fenton
- 07 January 2019 James Fenton
➪ A Garden from a Hundred Packets of Seed Read ➲ Author James Fenton – Johndore.co.uk An engaging mix of the serious and the playful, and Fenton writes with a lightness of touch perfectly suited to the subject Alexander Urquhart, The Times Literary Supplement
Forget structure An engaging mix from a MOBI õ of the serious and the playful, and Fenton writes with a lightness of touch perfectly suited to the subject Alexander Urquhart, The Times Literary SupplementForget structure Forget trees, shrubs, and perennials As James Fenton writes, This is not a book about huge projects It is about thinking your way toward the essential flower garden, by the most traditional of routes: planting some seeds and seeing how they growIn this light hearted, instructive, original game of lists, Fenton selects one hundred plants he would choose to grow from seed Flowers for color, size, and exotic interest; herbs and meadow flowers; climbing vines, tropical speciesFenton describes readily available varieties, and tells how to acquire and grow themHere is a happy, stylish, unpretentious, and thoughtprovoking gardening book that will beguile and inspire both novice and expert alike.