The Essential Garden Design Workbook

Valuable tips on green gardening are new to this edition, and include how to harvest rainwater, how to design a green roof, tips on sustainable planting, and a guide to composting.

The Essential Garden Design Workbook

The Essential Garden Design Workbook

The Essential Garden Design Workbook guides the reader through every stage of planning a garden — how to survey a site, how to choose landscaping materials, and how to develop planting schemes. This fully revised and updated second edition features new U.S. case studies and new photographs. Valuable tips on green gardening are new to this edition, and include how to harvest rainwater, how to design a green roof, tips on sustainable planting, and a guide to composting. Tailor-made for hands-on gardeners, the workbook approach is accessible, practical, and can be used to create a garden from scratch and to redesign an existing garden. Gardeners will find easy ways to measure large spaces, estimate the height of a tree, and find the right proportions for a deck. They'll also find tips on space, light, and color. Includes hundreds of easy-to-follow line drawings and diagrams.

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The Essential Garden Design Workbook
Language: un
Pages: 292
Authors: Rosemary Alexander
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-01 - Publisher: Timber Press

The Essential Garden Design Workbook guides the reader through every stage of planning a garden — how to survey a site, how to choose landscaping materials, and how to develop planting schemes. This fully revised and updated second edition features new U.S. case studies and new photographs. Valuable tips on
The Essential Garden Design Workbook
Language: un
Pages: 392
Authors: Rosemary Alexander, Rachel Myers
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-08 - Publisher: Timber Press

A bestselling classic completely revised and updated The third edition of The Essential Garden Design Workbook is fully updated with new color photograph and illustrations, garden plans, and growing information for the top fifty plants no designer should be without. You’ll also find updated information on designing with computer-aided design
The Essential Garden Maintenance Workbook
Language: un
Pages: 384
Authors: Rosemary Alexander
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Timber Press (OR)

With a wealth of step-by-step guidance, this follow-up to "The Essential Garden Design Workbook" enables gardeners of all levels to confidently tackle wide-ranging maintenance tasks and develop new skills to sustain the success of their gardens.
Garden Design
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rosemary Alexander
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

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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.

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