The Perennial Gardener's Design Primer

The Perennial Gardener's Design Primer

Book - 2005
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Turn your outdoor landscape into a rich, living canvas of color and texture. Encouraging experimentation, Stephanie Cohen and Nancy J. Ondra show you how to plan a garden that incorporates unique combinations of plants to achieve stunning effects. With an overview of garden design fundamentals and 20 sample garden plans, Cohen and Ondra will inspire you to play with creative juxtapositions of vibrant hues and subtle textures. Let your imagination run wild as you create your own unique and original garden designs.

Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., [2005]
Copyright Date: ©2005
ISBN: 9781580175432
Characteristics: x, 310 pages : color illustrations, 1 color map ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Ondra, Nancy J.


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Apr 14, 2011

a nicely laid out book on garden design with both photographs of gardens and artists drawings of design. Beware the drawings as a few show flowers in bloom that would not likely ever be in bloom at the same time. I liked the highlighting of design elements and the step by step creation of the author's border at the end of the book. Worthwhile.


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