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The Water Gardening Idea Book: How to Build, Plant, and Maintain Ponds, Fountains, and Basins

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Learn how to transform an ordinary backyard garden into a true showpiece. Originally published in 1924, Peter Bisset shares with readers timeless advice and tips for creating a variety of water gardens. After experiencing one, itand#8217;s easy to see why these gardens hold such appeal; these splashing fountains and ponds make hot days seem cooler, and they also attract birds and butterflies to your backyard. Even tiny tabletop fountains offer soothing sounds to drown out a busy street or a noisy neighbor.

The Water Gardening Idea Book gives in full detail all the practical information necessary for the selection, grouping, and successful cultivation of aquatic and other plants required in the making of a water garden and its surroundings. Itand#8217;s perfect for both amateurs and those with green thumbs looking to take their gardens to the next level. Readers will enjoy projects of varying difficulty, starting with simple container gardens to the large estate or park fountains and ponds. Whether youand#8217;re interested in creating a casual pond or a formal fountain, with The Water Gardening Idea Book youand#8217;ll be able to create them with confidence.

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The Water Gardening Idea Book gives in full detail all the practical information necessary to the selection, grouping, and successful cultivation of aquatic and other plants required in the making of a water garden and its surrounding. Perfect for amateurs and those looking to take their gardens to the next level. Readers will enjoy projects of varying difficulty starting with simple container gardens to the large estate or park fountains and ponds.

About the Author

Peter Bisset first published The Water Gardening Idea Book in 1924 under the original title of The Book of Water Gardening. He is now deceased.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781629147185
Subtitle:
How to Build, Plant, and Maintain Ponds, Fountains, and Basins
Author:
Bisset, Peter
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
GARDENING / Reference
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20150210
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color photos throughout, BandW illustrat
Pages:
148
Dimensions:
9.75 x 7.5 in

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The Water Gardening Idea Book gives in full detail all the practical information necessary to the selection, grouping, and successful cultivation of aquatic and other plants required in the making of a water garden and its surrounding. Perfect for amateurs and those looking to take their gardens to the next level. Readers will enjoy projects of varying difficulty starting with simple container gardens to the large estate or park fountains and ponds.
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