The Alaskan Gardener's Handbook Author:Leonore Hedla A book no far northern gardener can do without, if they want a garden. (ed comment) — Alaska is not a place commonly associated with luxuriant plant growth, abundant food crop harvests, lavish flower gardens, and native plant resources that are a national treasure. — This hand book for gardeners of the high north tells how it's done. It lists plan... more »ts that don't just survive, but thrive in the high north. It tells how to warm up Alaska's cool soil and air temperatures, how to extend its brief growing season, how to make the most of the high latitude with its dramatic swings in day length.
She published four editions of this book before she passed away at 91. I think this is the first one and is self published.« less