The Kitchen Garden with Jennifer Bartley

Jennifer Bartley owns a client focused landscape architectural firm, and is the author of two gardening books. Her blog focuses on the planning and managing the potager, that’s a French word for the ornamental vegetable and herb garden.

This Week's Blog

Hand Watering the Kitchen Garden

I have said it before: I hand water my kitchen garden. Just yesterday I bought the latest bestseller from an...

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More The Kitchen Garden Blog Posts

Creating an Enclosed Garden

Building a wonderful kitchen garden is more than planting a few raised beds of vegetables....


Those Cute White Butterflies

Those small white butterflies swirling around your cabbage and broccoli plants should not be a...


Container Herbs for a Busy New Mom

My work is done here. I have managed to accomplish a couple of gardening chores...


The Edible and Ornamental Loquat Tree

I am always looking for plants that have multiple uses—plants that look great in the...


Designing with Herbs and Vegetables

Years ago, when I was strolling the paths and grand alles of Villandry, I was...


Dinner? Something With Spinach

I’ve been traveling the last two weeks, lecturing and designing with some family time thrown...


Meet Jennifer Bartley

Jennifer Bartley grew up on a ravine near an ancient Indian mound. She remembers spending glorious childhood days picking wildflowers and playing in an old,…

Jennifer's Videos

Garden Tutorial: Planting Garlic
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Garden Tutorial: Tomatoes
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