Home    Wildlife Gardening Monthly    Pollinators    Birds    Butterflies    Ponds    Meadows    Nectar Borders    Hedges    Other Wildlife    Wildflowers

Jenny Steel is a Plant Ecologist and Author of several books who has been specialising in Wildlife Gardening for 30 years.  She is a freelance writer for organisations, magazines and Wildlife Trusts on a variety of wildlife gardening and natural history topics.

Visit Jenny's Website : Contact      

   Buy Books    


  Butterfly Gardening

Making Wildlife Ponds

Making Garden Meadows

Wildflower Gardening


Contact Jenny to buy signed books.  Book price 8.50 including postage  Contact  

Buy books on Amazon or from bookshops including Waterstones

Life in a Wildlife Garden - 'Dinchope Diary' Blog

The weather during the first week of August was again variable but cold and windy seemed to be the norm!  In spite of the poor weather there was plenty going on around the garden especially in terms of the house martins and swallows that we frequently see feeding here ...... Read More


Blog Archive 2012-2016 - Nature's Garden

The Nature's Garden Blog Archive documents seasonal changes and the wildlife Jenny saw between 2012 and 2016 in her wildlife garden in Shropshire, plus observations from other gardens and trips abroad ........ Read More

The Wildlife Garden at The Crib

The Wildlife Garden at The Crib, South Shropshire was created in 2005 from a existing small garden and an adjacent small field. Read more about the garden and see lists of some of the wildlife that has made it's home there ........ Read More

New to Wildlife Gardening?   Get Started Here   Tiny Garden ?  More Information on This Page

Jenny Steel carried out research in Plant Ecology at Oxford University and has been a specialist in Garden Ecology for more than 30 years. You can see more of her natural history photography here and you can also see more of Jenny's Nature Writing on this link


All Text and photographs copyright Jenny Steel 1996-2020



See more information on this garden and some of its wildlife.