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Flower Gardens is a personal treatise by one of England's foremost garden writers, a guide to choosing the best flowering plants for any garden and arranging them harmoniously in their setting.Penelope Hobhouse begins by discussing flower qualities - color form, habit season and scent -in relation to the whole plant and its contribution to the garden.Different flower garden styles are discussed in subsequent chapters - from natural gardening, through classic flower borders and beds, to more manicured styles of elegant formality. Delightful photographs of featured gardens demonstrate each of these themes.The plant catalogue includes more than 700 flowering plants, with detailed information on how and where to use them in garden composition.

Synopsis:

An informative guide to choosing the best flowering plants for any garden and arranging them harmoniously in a given setting. Flower qualities - colour, form, habit, season and scent - are discussed in relation to the whole plant and its contribution to the garden.

Synopsis:

In Flower Gardens, one of England's foremost garden writers provides a beautiful and informative guide to choosing the best flowering plants for any garden and arranging them harmoniously in a given setting.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780711218024
Author:
HOBHOUSE, PENELOPE
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln
Author:
Houbhouse, Penelope
Author:
Hobhouse, Penelope
Location:
N
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Gardening
Subject:
Flowers - General
Subject:
Gardening-Flower Growing
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
February 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
260 photographs
Pages:
216
Dimensions:
253 x 254 in.

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Product details 216 pages Frances Lincoln - English 9780711218024 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , An informative guide to choosing the best flowering plants for any garden and arranging them harmoniously in a given setting. Flower qualities - colour, form, habit, season and scent - are discussed in relation to the whole plant and its contribution to the garden.
"Synopsis" by , In Flower Gardens, one of England's foremost garden writers provides a beautiful and informative guide to choosing the best flowering plants for any garden and arranging them harmoniously in a given setting.
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