I don’t care if the internet is the latest big thing! Books still rule and the web helps books sell. Don’t tell me the printed word is dead! I simply don’t believe it, my collection of published gardening books stagnated for a while but has recently grown from strength to strength.
Whilst I love to Google the latest advise or gardening tips, I also love to pick up a book. My bedside lamp rests on a stack of gardening books ( Once a student always a …) and I often fall asleep with my favourite gardening book at my side. I have books for Winter, Spring, Summer and books for Autumn so I thought I would take the opportunity to share them with you.
If your looking out at your Garden and it lacks colour and interest then your going to need my top gardening winter read…
5. RHS Botany for Gardeners edited by Geoff Hodge and Simon Maughan, Mitchell Beazley.
7. The Gardens of England: Treasures of the National Gardens Scheme.