Private landscapes: creating form, vistas, and mystery in the garden
Despite a plethora of gardening books today, few show gardens in their entirety, with all the elements and their interrelationships. This elegant and inspirational volume fills the gap, presenting 19 American and English gardens in minute detail through watercolor plans and 400 gorgeous full-color photos.
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THE GARDEN AS PERSONAL BIOGRAPHY FULL OF WIT AND DRAMA
Gardens in the Landscape
STATUARY IN THE MIDST OF CLASSIC ENGLISH SCENERY
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18th-century acres arch architecture beds brick catalog color create cutting garden decorated driveway Edwin Lutyens Elmstead Market English garden evergreen Farm fence flower garden focal point formal garden fountain Garden Design Garsington Manor gazebo George Knapp geraniums Gertrude Jekyll grass green greenhouse grow hedge Hester hill hillside horticulture hosta Italian John Hilton kitchen garden Lady Ottoline land landscape architect lawn leading lilies London Long Island look Lutyens National Garden Scheme Nature Nursery owner P.O. Box painted path patio Pennock perennial border pergola plants pots PRIVATE LANDSCAPES Road rock rose garden Roy Strong Russell Page Salvia says sculpture seeds shade shrubs Sir Roy slope SMALL-SPACE GARDENS south side space spring bulbs statuary statue steps stone Street surrounded terrace Thomas Church topiary trees trellis vegetable garden Viburnum visitor vista walk wall West Sussex window woodland woods