Bizarre Botanicals

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Bizarre Botanicals

I just discovered this book, which is published by Timber Press, the publisher of my latest book, The Field Guide to Peppers. Interestingly enough, I have grown several of these plants when I was younger and lived in Virginia, where because of the humidity, it is possible to grow air plants (Tillandsia) and Venus Flytraps (Dionaea). Those won’t grow here … Read More

Microfarming for Profit Launches

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Microfarming for Profit

My latest book, Microfarming for Profit: From Garden to Glory, has just been published by Torrey House Press. This is not a gardening guide, but rather a business guide for growers who wish to monetize their gardens by turning them into microfarms. Here’s what Publishers Weekly had to say about it: “This useful, entertaining guide gives prospective microfarmers the dirt on … Read More