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A Place in the Rain: Designing the West Coast Garden: Advice from Over 40 Experts

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A garden design and landscaping book for planning or renovating gardens in the Pacific Northwest, including aesthetics, installation techniques, maintenance considerations, organic options.

Synopsis:

This design workbook will help both novice and seasoned gardeners in the Pacific Northwest — before they even begin — plan or renovate their landscape. It provides gardeners of average means with useful information and valuable tips on how to plan landscapes properly, including: Assessing the garden site How to use the landscape to best advantage Creating a realistic design that reflects personal taste.

A Place in the Rain illustrates and explains design aesthetics, installation techniques, long-term maintenance considerations and organic options.

Topics include: Bulletproof plants for the 'Gardening Impaired' Trees in the urban landscape Designing with spring bulbs and bedding Designing with winter garden plants Irrigation made simple and installing a healthy lawn Using structures and lighting Container gardening and gardening in large spaces Water gardening and gardening with native plants Pesticide-free gardening and edible landscaping.

A Place in the Rain is a unique window on Pacific Northwest garden design and showcases the talented horticulturists of the region.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781552855195
Subtitle:
Designing the West Coast Garden: Advice from Over 40 Experts
Editor:
Lascelle, Michael K.
Editor:
Lascelle, Michael K.
Publisher:
Whitecap Books
Location:
North Vancouver, B.C.
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Gardening
Subject:
Garden Design
Subject:
Regional - Pacific Northwest (OR, WA)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
2002/009
Publication Date:
February 2005
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
10.04x7.44x.59 in. 1.05 lbs.

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Product details 240 pages Whitecap Books - English 9781552855195 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This design workbook will help both novice and seasoned gardeners in the Pacific Northwest — before they even begin — plan or renovate their landscape. It provides gardeners of average means with useful information and valuable tips on how to plan landscapes properly, including: Assessing the garden site How to use the landscape to best advantage Creating a realistic design that reflects personal taste.

A Place in the Rain illustrates and explains design aesthetics, installation techniques, long-term maintenance considerations and organic options.

Topics include: Bulletproof plants for the 'Gardening Impaired' Trees in the urban landscape Designing with spring bulbs and bedding Designing with winter garden plants Irrigation made simple and installing a healthy lawn Using structures and lighting Container gardening and gardening in large spaces Water gardening and gardening with native plants Pesticide-free gardening and edible landscaping.

A Place in the Rain is a unique window on Pacific Northwest garden design and showcases the talented horticulturists of the region.

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