Every gardener has a list of books, authors and teachers that we have grown to love and depend upon for continuing inspiration and up-to-date information. Here are just a few of ours to get you started! Please Contact Us (see bottom of page) to add your own faves to this constantly growing list.

People of interest

MICHAEL POLLAN

https://michaelpollan.com/tag/gardening/

GRACE GERSHUNY

http://www.organic-revolutionary.com/books

MASANOBU FUKUOKA

https://onestrawrevolution.net/

JOSEPH C. JENKINS

http://humanurehandbook.com/

WENDELL BERRY

http://wendellberrybooks.com/

CHARLES DOWDING
https://www.charlesdowding.co.uk/

RACHEL CARSON
http://www.rachelcarson.org/

Topics of interest

GARDENING BY THE MOON

https://www.gardeningbythemoon.com/moon-phase-gardening/

BC FOOD SECURITY:

https://bcfoodsecuritygateway.ca/

CANADA FOOD SECURITY:

https://foodsecurecanada.org/

WATER CONSERVATON/SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPING:

http://www.sliv.ca/research/droughts-floods/

WEEDS

http://www.sliv.ca/weeds/

EDIBLE FOREST GARDENING

http://www.edibleforestgardens.com/about_gardening

HUMANURE

http://humanurehandbook.com/

INSECTS

www.lindagilkeson.com

SEED-SAVING

www.seedsavers.org

PESTICIDE EDUCATION

davidsuzuki.org/project/pesticides/

POLLINATORS

www.cwf-fcf.org/en/resources/encyclopedias/fauna/explore-our-pollinators.html

GARDEN CENTRES

On Root Garden Centre (Quadra Island)

Campbell River Garden Centre

Green Thumb Garden Centre (Nanaimo)

CANADIAN-BASED SEEDS & BULBS

Canadian Seed Catalogue Index

Canadian Organic Seed Directory

Seeds of Diversity’s Canadian Seed Catalogue Index

www.saltspringseeds.com

www.botanus.com

www.walkerland.ca/canadian-heirloom-seed-suppliers

www.westcoastseeds.com

www.heritageharvestseed.com

www.hawthornfarm.ca/

www.rainbowseeds.ca/store/c1/Featured_Products.html

www.spiraeaherbs.ca/canadian-seed-companies-for-heirloom-non-gmo-seeds/

www.incredibleseeds.ca/

www.florabundaseeds.com/

uharvest.ca/shop/

www.terraedibles.ca/

www.oscseeds.com/

www.veseys.com/ca/vegetables

FRUIT & NUT TREES

www.treeeaternursery.com/tree-eater-nursery/

www.fruittreesandmore.com/

www.kleijnnurseries.com/

www.lecoteau.com/

www.dinternursery.ca/

www.outbacknursery.ca/

www.rivermeadownursery.com/

 

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