In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell—host of public radio’s award-winning program and podcast Cultivating Place—introduces 75 inspiring women. Working in wide-reaching fields that include botany, floral design, landscape architecture, farming, herbalism, and food justice, these influencers are creating change from the ground up. Profiled women include flower farmer Erin Benzakein; codirector of Soul Fire Farm Leah Penniman; plantswoman Flora Grubb; edible and cultural landscape designer Leslie Bennett; Caribbean-American writer and gardener Jamaica Kincaid; soil scientist Elaine Ingham; landscape designer Ariella Chezar; floral designer Amy Merrick, and many more. Rich with personal stories and insights, Jewell’s portraits reveal a devotion that transcends age, locale, and background, reminding us of the profound role of green growing things in our world—and our lives.

 

  • Hardcover: 324 pages
  • Publisher: Timber Press (April 1, 2020)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1604699027
  • ISBN-13: 978-1604699029
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.9 x 10.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.9 pounds

Earth in Her Hands by Jennifer Jewell

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