The Bee-Kind Garden
Apian wisdom for your garden

By (author) David Squire


Description for sales people

Charming gift for naturalists, gardeners and bee-keepers

Practical bee-keeping advice, interspersed with fascinating facts from historical and literary sources

Beautiful woodcuts and illustrations throughout


Biographical note (a single note referring to all contributors to a product – see PR.8.17 for a biography which is linked to a single contributor)

David Squire has a keen interest in bees, having kept them for many years. As he says, “Bee-keeping is an exciting and fascinating hobby – practical, fulfilling and contemplative, with the bonus of working in harmony with nature.” David studied gardening at the Hertfordshire College of Horticulture and at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Garden at Wisley, Surrey. He has received the  Garden Writers Association of America’s ‘Quill and Trowel’ award.


Key Selling Points

A beautifully illustrated gift book describing the honey bee, how to develop your garden to attract bees, and how the bee's history is entwined with our own history and culture.