What Happens in My Garden is a collection of classic essays by one of America's finest garden writers. Filled with wit and wisdom, the late Louise Beebe Wilder's writings expand on topics dear to the hearts of gardeners from all eras. From shrubs to thyme, and perennial borders to tulips, there is something here for every interest. Charm and good sense make pleasant companions in What Happens in My Garden. With elegant black and white illustrations by Sia Kaskamanidis, this is the perfect book for the passionate gardener and reader. Nomenclature updated by Edward O'Connor.