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Ken Druse: The Passion for Gardening: Inspiration for a Lifetime

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Ken Druse’s passion for gardening has always been the unmistakable force behind each of his books. Now, with The Passion for Gardening, Druse writes about this inspiration, the underlying spirit that is shared by all gardeners. This is not a simple how-to book, but a why-to. Why do we garden? And how are our lives immeasurably enriched by the process? As the world around u ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published November 4th 2003 by Clarkson Potter
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Robin Ripley
Nov 11, 2009 rated it liked it
Maybe 3.5 stars.

I love the concept--a book about people who come from different places to the same place, a joy of gardening. But the writing seemed a bit workmanlike much of the time and many of the photos wide angle garden shots were too small to see much detail. Too bad. Not Ken Druse's best book.
Maryanne
beautiful photos; not a how-to book - more in the category of inspiration
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