"A stylish yet substantial introduction to growing edibles in small spaces."
“A marvelous book that's entertaining, extremely useful, and lovely. I recommend it highly.”
“An invaluable resource for aspiring greenthumbed terrace farmers.”
Andrea Bellamy is the creator of Heavy Petal, a blog devoted to urban organic gardening. She has a certificate in garden design from the University of British Columbia and studied permaculture methods for food production at an urban microfarm. She has been gardening since childhood and has grown food on rooftops, balconies, boulevards, and patios, and in community garden beds, window boxes, traffic circles, frontyards, and backyards. She is the Grow Food columnist for Edible Vancouver magazine, and her writing has appeared in a number of online and print publications. She lives in Vancouver, Canada, with her husband and daughter.
This book is a beautifully crafted, how-to guide on gardening. You'll fly through the pages because it's easy to read and comprehend. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Kristina
I had the great opportunity to stumble upon Andrea's stand at our local Trout Lake Farmers market. She had "seed bombs" on her table, and that intrigued my oldest daughter... Read morePublished on June 20 2011 by Ingrid Duquenoy