Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

"The Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways" is a unique and fascinating collection of accumulated wisdom, old wives' tales and gardening proverbs. It contains generations of advice, both sound and questionable, from considering the seasons and wildlife in your garden, to growing better fruit, vegetables, herbs and trees. It is a tribute to the time-honoured traditional gardening techniques that continue to gain favour as gardeners become ever-more organically minded. A captivating content, charming design, attractive format and a great price make this the ideal gift book for every gardener.

Buy The Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways book by Ruth Binney from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780715325834
ISBN-10: 0715325833
Format: Hardback
(207mm x 156mm x 24mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: David & Charles
Publisher: David & Charles
Publish Date: 29-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways book by Ruth Binney and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Ruth Binney

Ruth Binney has been collecting old sayings, wisdom and traditional remedies for nearly 50 years. She holds a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and has been involved in countless publications during her career as an editor. She is the author of three other books for D&C. Ruth lives near Weymouth, Dorest.

Books By Author Ruth Binney

Word to the Wise by Ruth Binney

A Word to the Wise

Hardback, October 2016
Plant Lore and Legend by Ruth Binney

Plant Lore and Legend

Hardback, March 2016
English Countryside by Ruth Binney

The English Countryside

Hardback, October 2015
Wise Words & Country House Ways by Ruth Binney

Wise Words & Country House Ways

Hardback, August 2012