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No Guff Vegetable Gardening


Donna Balzer is a Calgary-based horticulturist with a broad background in horticulture and 30 years experience in everything from native perennials to cultural landscapes.

By Donna Balzer and Steven Biggs
No Guff Press

In our book, you get the advice of TWO experts—and our points of view are not always the same. Look for “He Says” and “She Says” throughout the book.

You get the professional insights of horticulturists. We make sense of products and trends and give you thoughtful opinions.

Author and friend visit the Vancouver Compost Garden in September, 2016.

We’re more than gardeners and horticulturists — we’re professional communicators. So we know how to dish up gardening success in a way that’s worthwhile reading.

The Biggs and Balzer duo have gardened far and wide, from Montreal, Toronto, Calgary, and Grande Prairie, to Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island. Their first book as a team, No Guff Vegetable Gardening, is a down-to-earth, fun book for new gardeners with a delicious collection of savoury tips and ideas for experienced gardeners.

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