Ed  Rosenthal

Ed Rosenthal

Ed Rosenthal has been writing about safe and resourceful gardening for 40 years. He is known worldwide as a consultant on growing the most expensive commercial crop, marijuana. Protect Your Garden extends his expertise to a wide variety of plants and garden environments. The book is filled with photos of insects, infected plants, and leaf damagewith resolutions to the problems using simple eco-friendly solutions that are safe for humans, pets, and the planet. As a garden writer he has adapted commercial horticulture practices for the hobby gardener. His 2010 edition of Marijuana Grower’s Handbook has revolutionized the field and is the course book at Oaksterdam University, the leading trade school for the cannabis industry. Beyond the garden, he views marijuana as a crucial social issue and advocates for civil regulation. He serves as the Executive Director of Green Aid: The Medical Marijuana Legal and Education Fund (www.green-aid.com). Ed Rosenthal’s Blog: www.edrosenthal.com