Gardening Wit

Quips and Quotes for the Green-Fingered

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 192
  • Price: £9.99
  • Publication date: 8 January 2015
  • ISBN: 9781849536646

About the book

‘To turn ordinary clothes into gardening clothes, simply mix with compost.’

Guy Browning


‘I was flattered to have a rose named after me until I read the description in the catalogue: no good in bed, but perfect up against a wall.’

Eleanor Roosevelt


After a long day of digging and planting, throw in the trowel and enjoy a little light weeding from this stupendous harvest of quips and quotes from those who really know their onions. Green-fingered gurus and nature-loving novices need look no further to find a saying for every season.