“This scientifically grounded yet accessible book is an essential guide to just about anything we might want to grow indoors.”
Kelly Norris, Director of Horticulture and Education
Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
Order a personalized signed copy direct from the author here in our shop. Also available on Amazon, local book stores, and other online retailers.
Make your indoor garden shine! Gardening Under Lights is a highly-detailed, accessible guide for seed starters, plant collectors, and anyone who wants to successfully garden indoors any time of the year. Part One starts with the basics of photosynthesis, the science of light, and how to accurately measure how much light a plant needs. Part Two provides an overview of the most up-to-date tools and gear available. Parts Three and Four offer tips and techniques for growing popular ornamental plants (orchids, succulents, bonsai, and more) and edible plants (arugula, cannabis, oregano, tomatoes, and more) independent of the constraints of volatile outdoor conditions.
Who will benefit from Gardening Under Lights? Gardeners and growers who want to expand their growing space and extend their growing seasons, city dwellers & balcony gardeners who have no yard space, fresh food enthusiasts who want clean ingredients at their fingertips, and specialty plant collectors who need to feed their plant addiction year-round.
“If you want to grow plants indoors, you need this book.”
Author of "Veggie Garden Remix", and co-owner of savvygardening.com