Earth on Her Hands: The American Woman in Her Garden

Earth on Her Hands The American Woman in Her Garden Quarto PP The American Woman In Her Garden Great Women Gardeners

  • Title: Earth on Her Hands: The American Woman in Her Garden
  • Author: Starr Ockenga
  • ISBN: 9780517705612
  • Page: 373
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Quarto, PP.239, The American Woman In Her Garden, Great Women Gardeners

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    105 thoughts on “Earth on Her Hands: The American Woman in Her Garden”

    1. What a delightful rainy day read. A forest of women gardeners and how/why/when they created and tended their gardens, complete with photos and garden maps. Does a soul good to read such shared passion for plant life and earth in general.


    2. What a delightful rainy day read. A forest of women gardeners and how/why/when they created and tended their gardens, complete with photos and garden maps. Does a soul good to read such shared passion for plant life and earth in general.


    3. Subtitled “The American Woman in Her Garden”, this book tells the stories of eighteen women who have spent decades creating their private gardens, some of which are many, many acres. The gardens they have created and tended are all over the country – Marion Prince Hosmer on the coast of Maine, friends Anne C. Carr and Louise Richardson Allen and their very different gardens in Atlanta Georgia, Jocelyn Horder on the Puget Sound in the state of Washington – and they encompass many styles, [...]


    4. I love this book. It is interesting to match the garden to the face. And there are lovely gardens to learn from. But mostly I study the faces and bodies. These are women who understand why I am a passionate gardener. These women are my future. I study the sun spots and see the kinship. I wonder if people can see the wisdom in my eyes that they all have earned. It's a lesson in philosophy to see the stoicism of their bodies. The variety of gardens and gardeners reminds me that women who do not fo [...]


    5. One of my favorite gardening books ever. It tells the stories of several different women gardeners, each with their own style. The gardens are described in detail, through their many incarnations. It's porn for any serious gardener. It has all color plates, which are beautiful and each woman's story is fascinating. Highly recommended.




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