Pleasant Valley Nurseries in Antigonish, NS was no more than a dream in 1973. In 2010 Canadian Gardening called it one of the top 20 garden centres in Canada. This book tells how that happened.
“Bruce Partridge has captured a vital chapter in the horticultural history of Nova Scotia and beyond.” – Bob Osborne, Corn Hill Nursery
“For gardeners with challenged soils, this book is a treasure trove of well-organized, useful information.” – Bob Bancroft, wildlife biologist
“Bruce Partridge is the ideal person to write the story of Pleasant Valley Nurseries…A tribute to hard work, friendship and community.” – Linda Johns, author of Sharing a Robin’s Life and Birds of a Feather.
Tons of photos and illustrations. Extensive essays on gardening.