Garden Design, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756655617
  • ISBN-13: 9780756655617
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 360 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released May 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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From the publisher of category-killer garden books including encyclopedias on gardening, perennials, plants and garden plans, here is the only book you will ever need to design your own garden, whether small or large. For beginners or experts and whatever the size of the garden, this reference shows the techniques step by step for tackling every aspect of garden design from planning and planting to simple construction projects.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: How to Design.
2: First principles.
3: Choosing materials.
4: Designing with plants.
5: Assessing your garden.
6: Creating a plan.
7: Design case study.
8: Choosing a Style.
9: Garden styles explained.
10: Formal gardens.
11: Cottage gardens.
12: Mediterranean gardens.
13: Modernist gardens.
14: Japanese gardens.
15: Foliage gardens.
16: Fusion gardens.
17: Productive gardens.
18: Family gardens.
19: Sustainable gardens.
20: Urban gardens.
21: Country gardens.
22: Concept gardens.
23: Making a Garden.
24: Building garden structures.
25: Planting techniques.
26: Plant and Materials Guide.
27: Plant Guide.
28: Materials Guide.
Designers' details.