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Plant Parenting

Easy Ways to Make More Houseplants, Vegetables, and Flowers

Looking to take your plant parenting skills to the next level? Or maybe you're a first time plant parent? If you've never tried propagating your own plants before, want to learn methods you've never tried, or find solutions to why your propagation attempts have failed, this book is for you!

Barnes & Noble
Indigo (Canada)
Booktopia (Australia)

Books ship June 11, 2019. After release, personalized signed copies will also be available directly from Leslie in this shop.


EVERYONE* who PRE-orders my new book PLANT PARENTING, before or by June 10th 2019, and provides proof of purchase, will receive a special packet of seeds collected from my garden!

ALL U.S. ENTRANTS will also be entered to win one of 10 AMAZING Plant Parenting Swag Packages that include some of my favorite planty things from some of my favorite companies:


TO ENTER: Pre-order Entries are accepted through June 10th, 2019

  1. Pre-order your hard copy or kindle copy (or both!) of PLANT PARENTING.
  2. Forward your email receipt to jill at, also providing your full name and mailing address.
  3. OR, Copy the entire purchase receipt/s and order confirmation number into our CONTACT US form (any comment field is fine) and provide us your full name and direct mailing address.

If you've already pre-ordered your book at an earlier date (thank you), you are eligible to enter! You may submit as many separate entries with proof of purchase as you have pre-orders (Ordered 2 books? you get 2 entries. Ordered both a hard copy and a Kindle version? You get 2 entries).


The 10 Plant Parenting Swag Package winners will be chosen at random on June 11th, 2019 Book Release Day! We'll notify the 10 gift package winners by email. The 10 gift packages, as well as seeds for ALL pre-order entrants, will be mailed to you starting June 12th. If you did not provide a mailing address, and we don't hear back from you via email by 72-hours, we'll choose another gift package winner.

We will not use your email address or mailing address for any other purpose - nor share them with any other parties. If you'd like to sign up for our monthly E-newsletter, you can let us know in your entry email and we'll add you, or you can sign up directly on our home page or text HALLECK to 22828

*Heads up, there are legal restrictions for shipping seeds and plant products to certain U.S. states or out of the U.S. If I can't send you seeds, I'll send you stickers!

“This book is everything a plant parent needs to take their plant collection—and plant knowledge—to the next level. ”

Maria Failla, founder, Bloom & Grow Radio podcast

Plant Parenting is a beginner-friendly introduction to plant propagation through cuttings, layering, dividing, and more. Halleck details the basic tools necessary, demystifies seed starting and saving, and shares easy-to-follow instructions for the most practical techniques. She also provides additional information on controlling pests and diseases and transplanting seedlings and cuttings. Charming, richly illustrated, and accessible, Plant Parenting is for beginning gardeners, houseplant fans, and anyone looking to make more of their favorite plants!

“Lays out the steps to propagating your plants in a clear and engaging way. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a complete beginner, you'll come away from this book inspired to try something new. ”

Jane Perrone, host, On The Ledge podcast; former gardening editor, The Guardian


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