The Layered Garden

Author: David L. Culp
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604692367
Size: 22.10 MB
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A book based on the garden at Brandywine Cottage offers inspiration and expert tips on how to create a beautiful, layered garden in every season, describing how to combine heirloom daffodils and hellebores in spring that give way to Asian wildflowers in winter.

The Art Of Gardening

Author: R. William Thomas
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697210
Size: 80.77 MB
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“Delightful!” —The New York Times Book Review Discover a world of beauty and creativity! Chanticleer has been called the most romantic, imaginative, and exciting public garden in America. It is a place of pleasure and learning, relaxing yet filled with ideas to take home. And now those lessons are available for everyone in this stunning book! You’ll learn techniques specific to different conditions and plant palettes; how to use hardscape materials in a fresh way; and how to achieve the perfect union between plant and site. And Rob Cardillo’s exquisite photographs of exciting combinations will be sure to stimulate your own creativity. Whether you’re already under Chanticleer’s spell or have yet to visit, The Art of Gardening will enable you to bring the special magic that pervades this most artful of gardens into your own home landscape.

Garden Design

Author: Heidi Howcroft
Publisher: Firefly Books
ISBN: 9781770858749
Size: 22.16 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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"First published in Great Britain in 2015 by Mitchell Beazley an imprint of Octopus Publishing Group Ltd."--Colophon.

Private Edens

Author: Jack Staub
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 1423621093
Size: 19.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Private country paradises boasting remarkable plant palettes and combinations. Garden design expert Jack Staub presents more than twenty beautiful and sumptuous private country gardens in Virginia, New York, Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts. From a romantic garden with cottagey plantins that pays homage to the best of English garden vernacular to a splendid Eden of Maryland countryside meets Himalayan serenity, these garden paradises stand alone on their own terms and offer us examples of what we can all achieve with a modicum of respect, partnership and imagination.

Lifelong Landscape Design

Author: Mary Palmer Dargan
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 1423620739
Size: 79.98 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Lifelong landscape design means thinking about more than your garden. It involves encouraging your community to be a well-rooted environment consisting of friends who share home-grown produce, walk in the neighborhood, recycle, water harvest, compost and are watchful of each other’s well-being. Lifelong landscape designs create environments that connect with nature, encompass a home, and promote healthy living by providing mobility, social interaction, and places to sustain the body and soul. Learn easy steps to design your own lifelong landscape through more than 200 landscape patterns and activities that illustrate components of healthy living. Enhance the quality of your life at any stage with practical advice from this inspirational landscape architect with more than 30 years experience.

The Garden Source

Author: Andrea Jones
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
ISBN: 9780847837595
Size: 31.90 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Features design ideas for transforming or reinventing a garden through color photographs that show innovations in structures, ornaments, spaces, and styles.

Pleasures Of The Cottage Garden

Author: Rand B. Lee
Publisher: Friedman/Fairfax Pub
Size: 58.49 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Filled with sumptuous color photographs and exquisite botanical illustrations, here is a rich visual presentation of a well-loved gardening style. But, it is also a practical guide for those who wish to create a cottage garden tailored to their specific climates and horticultural passions.

The Creative Shrub Garden

Author: Andy McIndoe
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604694343
Size: 42.36 MB
Format: PDF
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A professional garden designer describes the benefits of planting low-maintenance, hardy shrubs to beautify a home and garden and offers tips for choosing the best types based on climate, soil type and pruning requirements.

Refresh Your Garden Design With Color Texture And Form

Author: Rebecca Sweet
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1440330409
Size: 53.92 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Maybe your garden isn't what it once was. Or maybe it's stunning during the full bloom of summer, but falls apart the rest of the year. Maybe it's crowded, sparse, or it just doesn't resonate with you, and you have no idea why or what to do about it. Don'

Perennial Combinations

Author: C. Colston Burrell
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 9780875968063
Size: 50.19 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Offers planting plans and plant descriptions to maximize the effects of color in a perennial garden