Beatrix Potter's Gardening Life: The Plants and Places That Inspired the Classic Children's Tales


Price: $24.95

There aren’t many books more beloved than The Tale of Peter Rabbit and all of Beatrix Potter’s characters: Peter, Jemima Puddle Duck and more live in a lovely world of flowers and gardens.

In this New York Times bestselling book, author Marta McDowell explores the origins of Beatrix Potter’s love of nature. The book begins with a gardener’s biography, highlighting the key moments and places throughout Potter’s life that helped define her. Next, follow Beatrix through a year in her garden, with a season-by-season overview of what is blooming. The book culminates in a traveler’s guide, with information on how and where to visit Potter’s gardens today.

340 Pages
6 x 8 inches