Find happiness, connection, and accomplishment by cultivating your garden life every day of the week using this inspiration-packed guide that shows aspiring gardeners exactly what they need to know.
Are you ready to discover your garden’s unexpected gifts? All it takes is a daily practice. In The 30-Minute Gardener, Greg Loadesreveals what dedicated time spent in the garden every day can create: a moment of solitude in a busy world, a welcoming space to enjoy with family and friends, and an increased connection to nature. In this practical and inspiring guide you’ll find advice on tasks such as pruning a rose bush and planting bulbs, inspired ideas for transforming an overgrown garden into a beautiful flower-filled haven, and hints on how best to savor your garden and enjoy your accomplishments.
Greg Loades writes frequently about gardens and gardening. His work has appeared in many popular publications, including BBC Gardeners' World, where he was gardening editor, and The English Garden, where he served as deputy editor. He lives in Hull in the UK with his wife and three sons. See pictures and videos from his gardening life on Instagram @hull_urban_gardener.
“Loades provides a template of how to turn a few moments into a zen-like experience that also improves your garden as you follow his lead.”—Orange County Register