From the Ground Up book - NSW edition – by Linda, Sandra & Graham Ross
From the Ground Up books are complete and comprehensive garden guides written by passionate, iconic gardeners specifically developed for each state – for all gardeners, from novices to experts. Packed full of magnificent photographs, these books will allow you to visually identify everything from the best plants for your garden to the pests and diseases causing your plants grief.
Graham Ross is a respected horticulturist, whose 45 year career has spanned teaching, television, radio and publishing. He has presented gardening shows on Australian television for 35 years, broadcast radio for 30 and managed his Garden Clinic company for 40 years. He loves his Sydney vegie patch of 28 years.
Sandra Ross is also a horticulturist, garden writer, teacher and broadcaster. As director of Ross Garden Tours she travels widely, searching out great gardens for garden itineraries around the globe. Her love of gardening infects all she does; her writing and her operation of the Garden Clinic Club. Sandra is a fervent rose and perennial grower.
Linda Ross is a widely traveled garden writer and broadcaster. Having studied landscape architecture and horticulture, she achieved the Young Achiever of the Year award from the Horticultural Media Association of Australia in 2007. She is particularly interested in organic vegetable gardening and teaches monthly kitchen gardening classes at Glenmore House in Camden. Linda loves her wildflower garden on NSW’s central coast.
Linda, Sandra and Graham Ross are passionate gardeners. From the Ground Up is the culmination of their lifetimes of gardening information that is passed from their family to yours; to help make you a more successful gardener.
For those new to gardening, this book offers simple clear advice to get you started and keep you encouraged. For garden enthusiasts with lots of experience, there is information here to keep you updated with the latest organic methods of gardening, good for you and for our planet.
Be inspired by the Ross Family pledge to grow their own food, become self sufficient in their own patch and to eat safe organic home grown produce. A love of gardening will change your life, add days to your life, and life to your days...this book will show you the way.