Suzy Bales not only gardens with the greenest of thumbs, but she also imparts her gardening wisdom in a friendly, storytelling voice that is both charming and informative. Millions have delighted in her gardening columns for Family Circle, The New York Times, and other publications, as well as her garden spots on Good Morning America. With this book, she invites readers on a tour of her spectacular Long Island garden, sharing her triumphs and defeats and dispensing her invaluable advice along the way.
Laid out as a stunning visual tour - from the woodland walk around the formal rose garden to the flagstone courtyard to the kitchen garden - this book showcases more than 150 full-color pictures that beautifully illustrate the lessons Suzy imparts.
Packed with "down-to-earth" gardening secrets of the woman who has won two Quill & Trowel awards from the Garden Writers Association of America and who was named Garden Writer of the Year by the Amercian Horticultural Society, this is inspirational reading for any gardener - beginner or experienced.
Suzy Bales is the author of 11 books, including Garden Parties and A Garden of Fragrance. She is a contributing editor at Family Circle, Horticulture, Easy Gardening, Homestyle and is a regular contributor to The New York Times gardening column. Her numerous television appearances include hosting garden spots on Good Morning America.