Garden Design + Elements
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.
Written by Blom, Jinny
In The Thoughtful Gardener, Jinny Blom shares her insight into the creative process she has developed while designing more than 250 gardens around the world. Jinny believes that garden design should lead from a house and its context. For her, design is more a matter of intelligence and appropriateness than imposing a particular style.
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.
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.
Industrialisierung, Technisierung und Expansion haben Europas Stadte und die umgebenden Landschaften im letzten Jahrhundert tiefgreifend verandert. Im Hinblick auf eine positive soziale und gesundheitliche Entwicklung des Menschen wurde Landschaftsplanung nach und nach zum festen Bestandteil jeglicher Stadtentwicklung.
Written by Wilk, Sabrina
Few other professions can match landscape architecture s requirement graphically to represent and communicate so much content and so many ideas. From large-scale master-plans and strategic visions, design concepts and outdoor experiences, to specific vegetation and precise construction details at some point everything has to be explained on paper.