The Good, the Bad, and the Hungry Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


The Powell's Playlist | June 18, 2014

Daniel H. Wilson: IMG The Powell’s Playlist: Daniel H. Wilson



Like many writers, I'm constantly haunting coffee shops with a laptop out and my headphones on. I listen to a lot of music while I write, and songs... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$33.75
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
1 Remote Warehouse Gardening- Trees Shrubs and Vines

Tricks with Trees: Growing, Manipulating and Pruning

by

Tricks with Trees: Growing, Manipulating and Pruning Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Trees are an underappreciated and underused aspect of the garden; their "bendy" form means they can be manipulated and pruned into fantastic shapes, which can transform a garden from ordinary to entirely unique. This guide shows how trees and shrubs can be turned into practical and fun towers for children to play in; bent over as pliable saplings to create bridges, arches, tunnels, and temples; planted in semicircles or pairs to create arbors and arches; or even transformed into conceptual sculptures. Accessible and practical, the text is accompanied by the author's original concept sketches and a wealth of beautiful photos of the end results. The book also discusses the many forms that are possible and includes tricks suitable for the urban gardener or those with small balconies or terraces. With many simple tricks and quick ideas, as well as more challenging projects, readers will be inspired readers to view trees and shrubs as potential design aspects of any garden.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781862057340
Author:
Hicks, Ivan
Publisher:
Anova Books
Photographer:
Whitworth, Jo
Author:
Rosenfeld, Richard
Author:
Whitworth, Jo
Subject:
Trees
Subject:
Arboriculture
Subject:
Gardening-Trees Shrubs and Vines
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.5 x 11 x 0.82 in 2.1 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Year of the Griffin New Trade Paper $8.99

Related Subjects

Business » General
Business » Management
Business » Writing
Home and Garden » Gardening » Trees Shrubs and Vines
Religion » Western Religions » Mysticism

Tricks with Trees: Growing, Manipulating and Pruning New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$33.75 In Stock
Product details 160 pages Anova Books - English 9781862057340 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.