Planting Design Essentials

Choosing the right plants can be a challenge but this book is both inspirational and practical, helping gardeners to interpret their visions and understand growing conditions for all styles and types of planting.

Planting Design Essentials

Planting Design Essentials

A step-by-step guide to successful plant choice and long-term planting, using design techniques and good horticultural practice Plants are a major part of most gardens and fulfill many roles within them, providing color, shade, scent, form, texture, and much more. Choosing the right plants can be a challenge but this book is both inspirational and practical, helping gardeners to interpret their visions and understand growing conditions for all styles and types of planting. It also looks at creative maintenance for the future of the design, emphasizing the need for good techniques and best practice to ensure that the garden matures beautifully.

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Planting Design Essentials
Language: un
Pages: 160
Authors: Jill Anderson, Pamela Johnson
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Crowood Press

A step-by-step guide to successful plant choice and long-term planting, using design techniques and good horticultural practice Plants are a major part of most gardens and fulfill many roles within them, providing color, shade, scent, form, texture, and much more. Choosing the right plants can be a challenge but this
The Essentials of Garden Design
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Knopf

A comprehensive, richly illustrated introduction to the basic principles of garden design brings together more than 350 full-color photographs and garden plans with step-by-step guidelines on the essential tools and techniques of gardening, tips on working with specific sites, budget and space considerations, garden features and plantings, and more. 25,000
Garden Design Course
Language: un
Pages: 192
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

John Brookes dispenses his decades of knowledge and experience in the ultimate practical design course. He covers everything you need to know when designing part or all of a garden.
Garden Design Workbook
Language: un
Pages: 71
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Lothian Books

"John Brookes shows you how to: Assess your site, Define your needs, Visualize your ideas, Complete a simple survey, Develop successful designs, Master drafting skills, Make scale plans, Choose materials, Draw a projection, Plan your planting."--BOOK JACKET.
John Brookes' Garden Design Book
Language: un
Pages: 352
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

A comprehensive guide to creating a stylish garden. Takes a look at how the garden has developed through the ages and the influence reflected by social and fashion changes. This book also looks at the principles of garden design including drawing plans, and understanding scale and proportion. Advice is provided

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