Garden Geeks & Nerds with Christy Wilhelmi


Gardening For Geeks

Christy Wilhelmi is a tremendous gardener!  She’s author of the beloved Gardening For Geeks book, and has one of the most popular podcasts on iTunes for the entire community.  She loves heirloom vegetables and teaches organic gardening classes and food garden design.

Christy’s message is simple.  She empowers people to confidently grow more of their own food, to be more self-reliant and to reduce pollution and waste.


In This Episode You Will Discover:

  • secrets to growing amazing kolrabi and cabbage – it’s NOT what you think!
  • why BLIGHT is a source of frustration for gardeners
  • drought-resistant garden strategies – do you know about DRIP yet?
  • Christy’s favorite seed catalogs – DROOL FACTOR 5!



Peaceful Valley –

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds –

Bountiful Gardens –

This is the book Christy mentioned on the show!


Interview Links

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Watch the Podcast Interview Here:



Coming Soon!



Listen to Christy tell us about food garden design here: