The Big Book Of Garden Designs

Author: Editors of Sunset Books
Publisher: Oxmoor House
ISBN: 9780376031891
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Presents more than 120 innovative garden plans designed to suit virtually every possible landscape condition and size, accompanied by detailed planting lists, ideas for theme gardens, plant selection tips based on climate conditions, tips and advice from a professional garden designer, maintenance and cultivation instructions, and more. Original.

Modern Garden Design

Author: Ulrich Timm
Publisher: Becker Josest Volk Verlag
ISBN: 9783938100424
Size: 46.35 MB
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Garden design is exciting in part because it reflects the architectural language of the house, as well as the preferences of the garden owner. This work features photographs by Gary Rogers, one of the world's foremost garden photographers.

The Book Of Garden Design

Author: John Brookes
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN:
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Takes the reader step-by-step through the stages of designing a garden, from the initial drawings, to problem-solving techniques for difficult situations, to the best uses of color and texture

The Big Book Of Garden Design

Author: Time-Life Books
Publisher: Time Life Medical
ISBN: 9780737006193
Size: 59.42 MB
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A comprehensive guide offers garden diagrams, answers to common questions, a plant selection guide, a troubleshooting guide, zone and frost maps, and an ecyclopedia of flowering plants.

Understanding Garden Design

Author: Vanessa Gardner Nagel
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 0881929433
Size: 72.45 MB
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Designing a garden is a complex task. Where do you start? What kind of skills do you need? What are the logical steps in creating a design? The answers to these questions, and many more, can all be found in Understanding Garden Design. This comprehensive, accessible book lays out the entire process from start to finish in clear, precise language that avoids the pitfalls of designspeak.

The Book Of Garden Plans

Author: Andrew Wilson
Publisher: Bounty Books
ISBN: 9780753721070
Size: 33.71 MB
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A sourcebook of approximately 200 easy-to-follow detailed structural plans of private gardens for gardeners to copy or reinterpret for their own gardens. The main features of all the plans can be easily adapted to different size gardens and climatic regions. Because good design is the key to a successful garden, this book has collected together some of the best of today's structural garden plans, providing practical solutions for sites of varying size and shape in both town and country. After an introduction that explains the basics of garden design, the book features about 200 structural garden plans divided into thematic chapters. The plans include those for problem sites, such as small, narrow, shaded, or sloping gardens, as well as key garden features such as steps, decking, boundaries, water features, lighting, and ornaments, and key planting. The book also includes a glossary of terms and techniques, as well as a directory of the designers' contact details.

The Garden Design Book

Author: Staff Gardendesign
Publisher: Collins Design
ISBN: 9780060392079
Size: 45.29 MB
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For years Garden Design magazine has been bringing its unique vision of the garden to a smart, savvy readership through its lush, arrestingly beautiful photography and thought-provoking, informative articles. Now Garden Design captures this wisdom and style in a book that delights the senses and enriches the mind. This book of visions for the new gardener. The man or woman who -- like most of us -- longs to create a special place within the world of nature. Step-by-step, from essential design elements to offbeat flourishes, from the all-important conception of an overarching design plan (the hallmark of a successful garden, be it minimal and Japanese in style or an exuberant English countryside profusion of color and shape) to the basics of planting and cultivating, from the habits and personalities of both rare and common plants to suggestions on the best ways to make the most of limited growing space (crucial to land-deprived city dwellers). Cheryl Merser and the editors of Garden Design magazine explain the new garden: What is it, exactly? And what makes it grow? From first seed to first frost -- season after season -- The Garden Design Book takes us through the sometimes complex, sometimes blessedly simple, but always rewarding experience that is gardening.

Garden Design

Author: Heidi Howcroft
Publisher: Firefly Books
ISBN: 9781770858749
Size: 39.82 MB
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"First published in Great Britain in 2015 by Mitchell Beazley an imprint of Octopus Publishing Group Ltd."--Colophon.

The Less Is More Garden

Author: Susan Morrison
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 160469839X
Size: 62.94 MB
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Small space, big solutions When it comes to gardens, bigger isn’t always better. A smaller space requires fewer plants and less time to design, install, and maintain. The Less Is More Garden shows you how to take advantage of take advantage of every square foot of space. Designer Susan Morrison offers savvy tips to match your landscape to your lifestyle, draws on years of experience to recommend smart plants with seasonal interest, and suggests hardscape materials to personalize your space. Inspiring photographs highlight a variety of inspiring small-space designs from around the country. With The Less Is More Garden, you’ll see how limited space can mean unlimited opportunities for gorgeous garden design.

Your House Your Garden

Author: Gordon Hayward
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393057706
Size: 77.12 MB
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A garden designer reveals the secrets of his trade with practical guidelines on how to enhance an old garden, hide an eyesore, and create a new masterpiece, along with tips on proporations, materials, and styles.