Inch by Inch The Garden Song

by David Mallett, pictures by Ora Eitan

Illustrated words and music of David Mallett’s classic folk song

“Inch by inch, row by row, gonna make this garden grow.” Useful Earth Day song made popular by the late John Denver. Simple illustrations show a child’s appreciation of nature through the care of a garden. Words and music are included.

Sing along with John Denver and the Muppets

Here is a YouTube video of John Denver performing "Inch by Inch" with some special friends on The Muppet Show.

Listen to the Songwriter

Here is a YouTube video of songwriter Davit Mallet performing the song in 1993.

And the great Pete Seeger: