Gardens by the Sea

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Frances Lincoln, 2002 - Gardening - 160 pages
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The contrast of a carefully crafted garden backlit by sea and sky provides one of the most startling and beautiful vistas found in nature. Gardens by the Sea selects 20 seaside gardens from around the world and displays them in the fullness of their glory.Here is a garden book to treasure for the visual feast of these stunning gardens and for the wealth of horticultural information about how to achieve the desired effect. Bestselling garden writer Barbara Segall profiles more than 150 plants that thrive in the unique coastal conditions and offers special gardening techniques to ensure their survival. She devotes a special chapter to garden features, both hard-working and whimsical, that serve to anchor the coastal garden.

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Barbara Segall is the editor of The Horticulturist and the author of The Ultimate Herb Gardener and Beautiful Borders. Jerry Harpur was named the Garden Photographer of the Year in 1997.

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