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Stella Otto

Author of the 1994 Benjamin Franklin Award winner, The BackYard Orchardist, Stella Otto has more than sixteen years of hands-on experience in fruit growing. As a horticultural instructor, consultant, and fruit farm owner she has repeatedly faced the questions presented in the Backyard Berry Book and offers practical, realistic solutions.

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    Stella's Books

    The Backyard Orchardist

    A Complete Guide to Growing Fruit Trees in the Home Garden

    "...packed with down-to-earth information that the home gardener and master gardener crave."
    --Journal of Small Fruit and Viticulture

    The Backyard Berry Book

    A Hands-on Guide to Gardening Berries, Brambles, & Vine Fruit in the Home Garden

    Packed with reliable methods and details of berry growing for all regions of the country.


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