By Merilyn Simonds
A sleek and sharply saw e-book of concept that makes use of the backyard as its critical muse
A New Leaf strains a 12 months of transforming into seasons on the Leaf, Merilyn Simonds' acreage in jap Ontario. A lifelong gardener, Simonds works the soil and the soul for wide-ranging revelations approximately every thing from vegetation that maintain time, to the unusual reward of compost, to nice gardens of the area, to objects misplaced and located underground.
She is joined on her trip via a number of partners — together with her loved, who tills through her facet; the Rosarian, who has a tendency to either bud and thorn in roses and lifestyles; and the Frisarian, who weeds unwelcome viewers to make room for brand spanking new progress. clever and intimate, irreverent and stylish, A New Leaf bargains a cornucopia of enrichment and concept for the fertile mind.
From the Hardcover edition.