About the Book
The Backyard Orchardist is the result of years of experience from professional horticulturalist, Stella Otto. She has plenty of experience in fruit growing and her book helpfully comes with information about each stage of growth and tips on how best to store the fruit once it is harvested. Additionally, you can expect information on how to grow fruit trees in small spaces, what to do when trouble occurs, and an informational calendar. In short, it is everything you need to grow fruit.
About the Author
Stella Otto had 16 years worth of experience growing fruit prior to writing The Backyard Orchardist and has a Bachelor's degree in horticulture from Michigan State University. She has worked as a horticultural instructor, consultant, and has also been the owner of a fruit farm.