As a child, the bananas from the supermarket were much cooler than the apples grown locally, but as an adult, Christine Zeile wanted to rediscover the taste of long-vanished, older fruit varieties. Fruits and vegetables from her own garden without chemicals: That couldn’t be all that hard, right? With dry wit the author describes how she succeeded in rediscovering the flavors of her childhood, without completely polluting her garden.
- An ideal gift for all passionate gardeners
- A timely version of Edith Holden: The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady