Jessie's Children's Books

Pretty Flowers and Vegetables

Pretty Vegetables and Flowers You Can Eat is a first look at edible landscaping.

Plant a beautiful vegetable plot; build a Herby Hill and learn about micro-climates; design a scrumptious fruit garden made from cuttings; - Three simple projects (fun to make, good to eat and beautiful two) explain basic gardening techniques, principles of ecology and botany as well as a giving children a beginners guide to creating a landscape.

A few simple recipe ideas with each project encourage children to complete the cycle from the garden to the plate.

This is a holistic approach to the archetypal garden; the garden that nourishes the soul as well as the body; A book for kids to share with a parent, teacher or an older child.