A completely new kind of gardening book, "Beginner's Garden" is especially ideal for first-timers who have busy working lives but still want to grow their own produce -- without spending all weekend digging! Profusely illustrated and thoroughly 'user friendly' in organization and presentation, "Beginner's Garden" will prove to be an enormously popular and appreciated addition to personal and community library Gardening & Horticulture instructional reference collections.—The Midwest Book Review
This fun and lighthearted beginner’s guide to gardening de-mystifies the gardening process with sound advice, hints and tips, delicious recipes, and fun weekend projects to help you make the most of your outdoor area, however small.
Alex Mitchell is a journalist, author and gardener. She has a regular column in The Sunday Telegraph where she covers everything from how to deter slugs to the best hand cream to use after a day in the elements. She studied at the Chelsea Physic Garden and grows her own fruit, salad, herbs and vegetables.