Garden Design + Elements

MINIATURE GARDEN GROWER

This book from garden designer and writer Holly Farrell shows how to grow a variety of miniature gardens from scratch, using inexpensive, everyday equipment and materials. Projects include: one-pot gardens, terrariums, wildlife gardens, water gardens, herb gardens and vertical gardens.
June 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$14.99

GARDEN DESIGN BIBLE: 40 GREAT OFF-THE-PEG DESIGNS DETAILED PLANTING PLANS STEP-BY-STEP PROJECTS GARDENS TO ADAPT FOR YOUR SPACE

Written by Newbury, Tim
Do you dream of transforming your back garden into a romantic retreat? Would you like to make a modern-day Utopia on your balcony? Is your ideal outdoor space a minimalist design with easy-to-care-for plants or a family garden with room to grow culinary herbs? Whatever your desire, the Garden Design Bible has a plan that you can adapt to your own space.
April 5, 2016 | Paperback | Hamlyn (UK) | 256 Pages |
$19.99

HOW TO PLANT A GARDEN: DESIGN TRICKS, IDEAS AND PLANTING SCHEMES FOR YEAR-ROUND INTEREST

Confused by the bewildering range of plants on offer at your local garden centre? How do you choose, use and create beautiful planting schemes like the professionals? The book takes you on a structured journey through the design process, from the initial assessment of your existing space, through choosing a theme or style, to putting it all together.
April 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$34.99

AUSTERE GARDENS: THOUGHTS ON LANDSCAPE, RESTRAINT, & ATTENDING

Austere Gardens suggests another way to look at the landscape, the garden, and perhaps the entire world around us. It suggests that being open to other ways of observing and sensing can yield new insights and rewards, and that interest is found in places unassuming and overlooked as well as those complex and assertive. Perceiving is only one half the story, however.
May 1, 2016 | PB |
$19.95

GARDEN DESIGN: A BOOK OF IDEAS

Author Marianne Majerus was one of three photographers for the seminal book by Prince Charles, HRH The Prince of Wales, Highgrove: A Garden Celebrated, published in 2014, which Camilla Swift of Gardens Illustrated praised for its photographs, "images so breathtaking I want to jump into them."
January 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$49.95

EXPERIMENTING LANDSCAPES: TESTING THE LIMITS OF THE GARDEN (APPROX. 184 P. WITH 280 ILLS.)

Garden festivals are often a testing area for new ideas for landscape designers. On a small scale designers can experiment with innovative materials and explore emerging tendencies. The International Garden Festival in Métis in northern Quebec is probably the best-known festival in North America.
September 20, 2016 | Paperback | Birkhauser | 184 Pages |
$70.00

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE OF RICHARD HAAG: FROM MODERN SPACE TO URBAN ECOLOGICAL DESIGN

Richard Haag is best known for his rehabilitation of Gas Works Park in Seattle and for a series of remarkable gardens at the Bloedel Reserve on Bainbridge Island. He reshaped the field of landscape architecture as a designer, teacher, and activist.
April 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$59.95

MANUAL OF INTERIOR PLANTSCAPING: A GUIDE TO DESIGN, INSTALLATION, AND MAINTENANCE

Set the mood for a space with interior plantscaping.
December 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$49.95

COCKTAIL HOUR GARDEN: CREATING EVENING LANDSCAPES FOR RELAXATION AND ENTERTAINING

Written by Fornari, C L
At the end of the day, what better place is there to kick back, chill out and make the world go away, than in your own backyard garden? Plant and cocktail lover C. L. Fornari shows how easy it is to create a garden atmosphere that sets the mood for private relaxation or festive occasions with friends.
March 1, 2016 | Hardcover | St. Lynn's Press | 192 Pages |
$19.95

JAPANESE GARDEN

- The projects included in this book are designed by Japanese designers, and the gardens are of distinctive Japanese style.
October 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$50.00

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