Gwen Davis is a horticulturist who leaves London during World War II to escape the bombing of the city. She accepts a position as a manager of an all girls team who will plant vegetables for the war effort on an estate in the countryside. Billeted at the estate are Canadian soldiers - the Captain of which Gwen becomes interested in. The book details Gwen's discovery of a "lost garden" on the estate and the discovery and clean up of the garden coincides with Gwen's self discovery during the uncertainty of war time.
This report prepared by Gwen Walker