Garden Design + Elements

URBAN GARDEN DESIGN

A stunning guide for gardeners keen to transform small and awkward outdoor spaces into beautiful and practical escapes.
May 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$27.99

INSPIRED BY NATURE

This in-depth presentation of the art of the garden--from historical styles to contemporary materials-- is an essential reference for garden aficionados around the world.The Domaine of Château-sur-Loire--a fifteenth-century UNESCO World Heritage site--has for centuries been prided for its exquisite gardens. Once a preferred retreat for kings and members of the nobility, it has been a center for the art of the garden for the past decade and, since 1992, has also hosted the International Garden Festival, which features a series of creative exhibitions devoted to landscape art, and exploring science, technology, and art with poetry and inventiveness, amid the vibrant Loire Valley landscapes and eighty-acre gardens.Throughout the year, the château displays temporary and permanent exhibitions, which have featured works by the likes of Andy Goldsworthy, Jannis Kounellis, and Sheila Hicks, among others. Key elements that define each of the great gardening traditions--Japanese, Chinese, Korean, English, and French, are explained and trends that draw upon the five senses--light and shade, sound, fragrance, taste, and texture--provide inspiration for the home gardener. This volume, both a guide to the art of the garden and an homage to the château itself, is a rich resource on gardens and gardening in all of its forms, tracing the history of the prestigious garden festival for the first time in book form, alongside the Domaine's breathtaking story, whose magic will continue to inspire generations to come.This in-depth presentation of the art of the garden--from historical styles to contemporary materials-- is an essential reference for garden aficionados around the world. 
April 23, 2019 | Hardcover |
$115.00

OUTDOOR DESIGN: PLANS AND PROJECTS FOR A STYLISH GARDEN OE

Inspired solutions for all types of outdoor spaces - from urban and suburban to country - in a highly curated collection of 35 designs Award-winning designer Matt Keightley presents gardens created either by him or by other leading contemporary designers that provide the inspiration to transform any outdoor space.
April 16, 2019 | HC-OOP |
$35.00

HIDDEN GEOMETRY OF FLOWERS: LIVING RHYTHMS, FORM AND NUMBER

Can we imagine a world without flowers? Their beauty offers us delight in their color, fragrance, and form, and their substance offers medicinal benefits. Flowers also speak to us in the language of the plant's form, provide cultural symbols in different cultures, and, at the highest levels, offer inspiration.
November 1, 2011 | Paperback |
$50.00

HANS DIETER SCHAAL. LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE

If there is a plateau that continuously unites Hans Dieter Schaal's numerous artistic fields of activity then it is surely that of landscape architecture. Landscape motifs are as convincingly present in his stage sets as they are in his installations, his exhibition architectures, his texts, and, naturally, also his park and garden designs.
February 1, 2018 | Hardcover |
$42.90

GROW YOUR OWN

Whether you're new to cannabis and need to walk through the basics, or you're an experienced grower looking to hone your techniques, Grow Your Own provides all the background and instruction you need to set up a grow space, raise your plants, and harvest your buds.
April 1, 2017 | Paperback |
$26.95

NEW NORDIC GARDENS: SCANDINAVIAN LANDSCAPE DESIGN

Few people have difficulty conjuring images of modern Scandinavian design, whose influence over the past century has extended around the world. More difficult for many is imagining the vast landscapes of the Nordic countries, which range from the quiet flatlands of Denmark to the dramatic mountains and fjords of Norway.
March 1, 2017 | Hardcover |
$45.00

WATER DESIGN: ENVIRONMENT AND HISTORIES

- This book will explore the aesthetic, historical, social, and economic settings of India's waterscapes A lesser known and researched form of Indian architecture is that of its water monuments - a term that covers sacred temple tanks, stepwells, artificially built ponds, lakes and reservoirs, residential pools and rock-cut cisterns, canals and sluices, and ritual platforms on rivers or lakes (gha
December 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$69.95

LANDSCAPES IN LANDSCAPES

Written by Kingsbury, Noel
This glorious full-color volume features twenty-three of Oudolf's most beautiful public and private gardens, including the widely acclaimed High Line and the Battery in New York City; the Lurie Garden in Millennium Park in Chicago; Wisley, the Royal Horticultural Society Garden in Surrey, England; the Pensthorpe Nature Reserve and Gardens in Norfolk, England; the Trentham Estate in Staffordshire,
May 24, 2011 | Paperback | Monacelli Press | 280 Pages |
$65.00

GUIDE TO BUILDING NATURAL SWIMMING POOLS

Written by Littlewood, Michael
This book is specifically designed for those interested in creating natural swimming pools. It covers all stages, from understanding the system, management, excavation, lining, walling, plumbing, electrical, planting, structures, and last but not least, the maintenance, to ensure a successful project.
February 2, 2016 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 256 Pages |
$49.99

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