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SOUND OF CHERRY BLOSSOMS: ZEN LESSONS FROM THE GARDEN ON CONTEMPLATIVE DESIGN

Written by Noden, Alxe
Contemplative design and Zen teachings--a look at how we can transform our lives and our work through the lens of Japanese garden design. Garden design is the way of discovering the garden. And the garden is a metaphor for life itself.
March 20, 2018 | Paperback | Shambhala | 160 Pages |
$16.95
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VISIONARY LANDSCAPES: JAPANESE GARDEN DESIGN IN NORTH AMERICA, THE WORK OF FIVE CONTEMPORARY MASTERS

Written by Brown, Kendall H
Japanese gardens are found throughout the world today--their unique forms now considered a universal art form. This stunning Japanese gardening book examines the work of five leading landscape architects in North America who are exploring the extraordinary power of Japanese-style garden design to create an immersive experience promoting personal and social well-being.
October 31, 2017 | Hardcover | Tuttle Publishing |
$24.95
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PLANT FAMILIES: A GUIDE FOR GARDENERS AND BOTANISTS

Written by Maughan, Simon
Most of us lump plants together in one big family, and when pressed can only explain their grouping by what they're not--not an animal, not a mineral, and so just a plant. In reality, there are hundreds of different plant families, each grouped logically by a unique family history and genealogy.
October 7, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press |
$25.00
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JAPANESE GARDEN

Written by Walker, Sophie
An in-depth exploration spanning 800 years of the art, essence, and enduring impact of the Japanese garden.
November 8, 2017 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press |
$69.95
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URBAN BOTANICS: AN INDOOR PLANT GUIDE FOR MODERN GARDENERS

Written by Sibley, Emma
Have trouble keeping house plants alive? Struggling to find your green fingers? Fear not! You can still have a beautiful plant-filled home with this stunning guide to indoor plants.
September 14, 2017 | Hardcover | Aurum Press |
$26.00
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GARDEN CITY: SUPERGREEN BUILDINGS, VERTICLE SKYSCAPES AND THE NEW PLANTED SPACE

Written by Yudina, Anna
How can our urban jungles be transformed into skyscraper forests that help our cities provide new forms of sustenance, from urban farms to breathing buildings?The topic is increasingly in the public eye, and the answer is already cropping up on our streets.
November 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$60.00
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JAPANESE GARDEN NOTES: A VISUAL GUIDE TO ELEMENTS AND DESIGN

Written by Keane, Marc Peter
"The undisputed American master of Japanese garden scholars."--New York Times, Dominique Browning
April 4, 2017 | Hardcover | Stone Bridge Press |
$59.95
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BUILDING NATURAL PONDS: CREATE A CLEAN, ALGAE-FREE POND WITHOUT PUMPS, FILTERS, OR CHEMICALS

Written by Pavlis, Robert
Build a natural pond for wildlife, beauty, and quiet contemplationTypical backyard ponds are a complicated mess of pipes, pumps, filters, and nasty chemicals designed to adjust pH and keep algae at bay. Hardly the bucolic, natural ecosystem beloved by dragonflies, frogs, and songbirds.
May 2, 2017 | Paperback | New Society Publishers |
$24.99
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SOWHOW: A MODERN GUIDE TO GROW-YOUR-OWN VEG

Written by Scott, Lucy Anna
Grow your veggies! Whether you're looking to fill a garden or a patio pot, SowHow will get you going with easy-to-follow advice for beginners.
March 7, 2017 | H | Pavilion Books |
$14.95
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GREYWATER, GREEN LANDSCAPE: HOW TO INSTALL SIMPLE WATER-SAVING IRRIGATION SYSTEMS IN YOUR YARD

Written by Allen, Laura
Keep your lawn and garden lush without wasting resources by capturing and recycling the greywater that drains from your sink, shower, and washing machine. This accessible and detailed guide walks you through each step of planning for and installing a variety of greywater systems, including laundry-to-landscape and branched drain gravity-fed systems.
April 4, 2017 | Paperback | Storey Publishing | 200 Pages |
$16.95

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