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Wirtz International, the master landscape architecture firm, originated in 1950 when Jacques Wirtz founded his practice in Schoten, Belgium. The company has since become a thriving family business, with Wirtz s two sons, Martin and Peter, joining the firm, which now employs 11 people. Gardens in Belgium and all its neighboring countries, plus Italy, Switzerland and the United States, are currently underway; past work has been undertaken in Japan, Spain and Portugal. The company s private projects …
Amazon / Marco Valdivia
Price: 200.00 $

The secrets of plants that cling, grip, and climb, from the inventor of the vertical garden.Patrick Blanc, an artist with a green thumb, has created dozens of his admired botanical tapestries in public and private spaces around the world, including the Marithé & François Girbaud boutique in Manhattan; the Jean Nouvel-designed Quai Branly Museum in Paris; the aquarium in Genoa; the Siam Paragon mall in Bangkok; and the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, Japan. In this luscious, …
Amazon / W. W. Norton & Company
Price: 147.98 $

If people knew how many poisonous plants are commonly found in homes and gardens, they d be shocked. Plants as common as monkshood, castorbean, and oleander are not just dangerous, they re deadly.The North American Guide to Common Poisonous Plants and Mushrooms is a comprehensive, easy-to-use handbook. The book is split into four main categories: mushrooms, wild plants, ornamental and crop plants, and houseplants. Each plant entry includes a clear photograph to aid the task of identification, a description …
Amazon / Brand: Timber Press
Price: 138.57 $

In 1973, a herd of Camargue horses was released into a nature reserve in the Rhone delta of France. The comprehensive long-term study of the resulting population eruption provided the opportunity for a unique analysis of the feeding ecology of free-ranging horses. Horses and Grasses summarizes the study covering digestive physiology, behavior, growth, and demography of wild horses and zebras. It examines how these equids are affected by variations in abundance and quality of grasses and in turn, …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 122.43 $

This volume constitutes. in part. the proceedings of the symposium on Cell-Cell Interaction and Release of Inflammatory Mediators organized by Drs. Patrick Y-K Wong and Charles N. Serhan and presented at the FASEB meeting in Washington. D.C. in April. 1990. It contains chapters by the symposium speakers as well as contributions from investigators in this field. Readers will find exciting advances in this volume. which contains chapters dedicated to state-of-the-art knowledge in the field of Cell-Cell …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 120.18 $

Making Gardens shows that, by looking at well-made gardens and analyzing the nature of their design, any gardener can learn from other people s experiences. Patrick Taylor presents color photos of 40 gardens, most of them private and designed by amateurs. In each example the site, materials, and plants are analyzed in detail. A catalog of the hundreds of plants mentioned in the garden examples gives useful cultivation details. …

In the fall of 1985 Carnegie Mellon University established a Department of Philosophy. The focus of the department is logic broadly conceived, philos­ ophy of science, in particular of the social sciences, and linguistics. To mark the inauguration of the department, a daylong celebration was held on April 5, 1986. This celebration consisted of two keynote addresses by Patrick Sup­ pes and Thomas Schwartz, seminars directed by members of the department, and a panel discussion on the computational …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 115.72 $

Now available for the first time in paperback, the magnificent Oxford Companion to the Garden illuminates the history and design of gardens all over the world, from the earliest recorded known examples to the present day, encompassing everything from small private gardens, to the secret gardens of Arab princes, to the vast public park at Versailles. With hundreds of photographs and illustrations, the book s broad sweep make it the perfect reference for garden-lovers everywhere, offering in 1,750 …

This volume constitutes. in part. the proceedings of the symposium on Cell-Cell Interaction and Release of Inflammatory Mediators organized by Drs. Patrick Y-K Wong and Charles N. Serhan and presented at the FASEB meeting in Washington. D.C. in April. 1990. It contains chapters by the symposium speakers as well as contributions from investigators in this field. Readers will find exciting advances in this volume. which contains chapters dedicated to state-of-the-art knowledge in the field of Cell-Cell …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 79.46 $

A cornucopia of information. Once available only at farmers markets, organic produce is now basic stock at the supermarket. With mounting concerns about pesticides, climate change and consumption levels of fossil fuels, consumers are more careful about how, and where, fruits and vegetables are grown -- and how far they have traveled to get to their table. More than ever, people are deciding not only to purchase organic and local produce, but also to grow their own. The Organic Home Garden shows in …
Amazon / Brand: Firefly Books
Price: 54.88 $

Photographed in sun, wind and rain by long-time Philippine resident Patrick de Koenigswarter, the gardens will be of great interest not only to professional landscape architects and gardeners but to anyone interested in the beauty and diversity of plant life in the tropics. …
Amazon / Acacia Corp
Price: 50.00 $

Not since Martha Schinz s masterful Visions of Paradise, published in 1984, has there been such an important survey of garden design and style as Breaking Ground. Whereas Visions of Paradise featured classic European garden design, Breaking Ground takes an in-depth look at the work of ten contemporary garden designers living and working in America and Europe today. The two hundred glorious full-color photographs by Erica Lennard and the lucid text by garden writer and designer Page Dickey capture …
Amazon / Brand: Artisan
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Focusing primarily on the aesthetics of this new garden form, The Complete Kitchen Garden is a study in design for the home gardener. Garden site and size considerations are followed by recommendations for constructing paths, edges, beds, walls, fences, and other architectural elements. Lists of appropriate plants provide a melange of color, form, and texture choices to help ensure a successful kitchen garden. There are even resources for seed suppliers and public kitchen gardens around the world.Throughout …

In many parts of the country, spring into fall is the hot season for Lyme disease. Upwards of 70% of Lyme disease victims are infected in their own yards, and the number of Lyme disease cases has been climbing in recent years. Fortunately, the arsenal of tick-control measures has also recently expanded, and these tick-thwarting strategies are detailed in the new book Ticks Off! Controlling Ticks That Transmit Lyme Disease on Your Property. The tick control measures described in the book focus on …
Amazon / ForSte Press, Inc.
Price: 39.62 $

For anyone who wants to live well in their garden, here is a guide to creating stylish and livable outdoor spaces--for entertaining, playing, and relaxing. Pools made private by lush plantings, bedrooms open to the back yard, bar seating by the outdoor oven. California native and exterior architect Scott Shrader is known for creating covetable outdoor rooms for clients including Ellen DeGeneres and Patrick Dempsey. In his first book, he shares the grounds of twelve beautiful properties, all designed …
Amazon / Rizzoli
Price: 33.66 $

Excerpt from The Green Thumb, Vol. 17: Magazine for Rocky Mountain Gardeners; Jan.-Feb. 1960 The only 1960 vegetable winner is Just Right turnip. Excellent for both plentiful greens, held up off the ground, and for its high quality flattened globe Shaped roots of clean white color. This all-purpose variety is the first hy brid turnip. Enormous yields, finest quality leaves for boiled greens and beautiful white roots make it the best turnip yet. More detailed descriptions of the 1960 winners Should …
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Price: 33.15 $