10 Feb '12, 3pm

Interview with Gayla Trail: On Small-Space Gardening, Herbs, and Edible Flowers

Interview with Gayla Trail: On Small-Space Gardening, Herbs, and Edible Flowers

If you're determined to start gardening, or determined to start gardening better -- and having fun with it (most importantly!) -- then you really need to be reading Gayla Trail's work. Her blog, You Grow Girl, was one of the first garden blogs, and her three books (You Grow Girl!, Grow Great Grub , and the brand-new Easy Growing ) provide inspiration and information to help you get growing. I recently received my copy of Easy Growing , and highly, highly recommend it for anyone who is interested in growing herbs and edible flowers. In the book, Gayla covers everything from how to grow each type of herb and flower, how to preserve those herbs, and lists galore of herbs and edible flowers to grow in different situations (shade, dry sites, etc.) And a book about herbs wouldn't be complete without plenty of recipes -- lavender mochas or borage fritters, anyone? I had the pleas...

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