From the opening text of the game:
Surely the reed bank counts as a wild place. While it gives you so much, you've never tended it, not really, not like you do with your garden. It's something like the forest, then, but much safer to search without attracting attention. So here you are.
The game's downloadable version. Requires a Z-code interpreter (such as Zoom or Gargoyle) to play.
See the Web Links section below for a link to the game's online version, playable in your web browser without any additional software needed.