The Earth in Her Hands – Jennifer Jewell

The Earth in Her Hands - Jennifer Jewell

The Earth in Her Hands – Jennifer Jewell
epub | 69.18 MB | English | Isbn:1604699027 |
Author: Jennifer Jewell | PAge: 324 | Year: 2020


Description:

“An informative and celebratory resource.” –Booklist 
In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell-host of public radio’s award-winning program and podcast Cultivating Place-introduces 75 inspiring women. Working in wide-reaching fields that include botany, floral design, landscape architecture, farming, herbalism, and food justice, these influencers are creating change from the ground up. Profiled women include flower farmer Erin Benzakein; codirector of Soul Fire Farm Leah Penniman; plantswoman Flora Grubb; edible and cultural landscape designer Leslie Bennett; Caribbean-American writer and gardener Jamaica Kincaid; soil scientist Elaine Ingham; landscape designer Ariella Chezar; floral designer Amy Merrick, and many more. Rich with personal stories and insights, Jewell’s portraits reveal a devotion that transcends age, locale, and background, reminding us of the profound role of green…

Category:Landscape Architecture, Gardening & Horticulture Essays, Flower Arranging

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