The Earth In Her Hands

Author(s): Jennifer Jewell

Gardening | Biography & Memoir | Environment & Climate

"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 growing things in our world--and our lives.

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General Fields

  • : 9781604699029
  • : Timber Press, Incorporated
  • : Timber Press, Incorporated
  • : March 2020
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jennifer Jewell
  • : Hardback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 324