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Winner of the Garden Media Guild New Talent Award 2010.Gardening for wildlife is hugely enjoyable. There is something uplifting about having butterflies in your flowerbeds, frogs in your water feature and birds in your bushes - and knowing that they re here because of you. But if you want a nice garden too, don t worry! This new book busts the myths that wildlife gardens have to be wild, or that you can only garden for wildlife in a wildlife garden. You can easily fit in wildlife gardening alongside …
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Tucked away in the heart of Venice, hidden from the public eye, lie unexpected oases of calm and beauty. Venetian Gardens offers an exclusive view of the splendor and charm of these secret gardens, undiscovered by the vast majority of visitors to the magical city known as la Serenissima. Whether strolling through the narrow streets or riding on a gondola, most passers-by would miss the rows of trees running alongside ancient city walls, massive climbing vines, flower-covered terraces, and the luxurious …
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Lists and describes hundreds of the region’s best shows, festivals, tours and other garden events for 2001, plus dozens of great gardens, arboreta and other not-to-miss places for the garden enthusiast. Organized by state with descriptions, locations, hours, fees, phone numbers and web site addresses for some of the best virtual touring on the web. Includes labeling of family oriented events, a separate section of foreign tours and events, and new Secret Garden Guides for major travel destinations. …

Now with over 1 million copies sold, THE SECRET GARDEN CALENDAR is an enchanting gift for gardeners—practitioners of America’s #1 hobby. Every month, recharge the spirit in a gorgeous outdoor sanctuary swathed in green, abloom with vibrant flowers, filled with the calming sounds of birdsong and trickling water. An English garden beckons with frilly pink roses. A canopy of fiery red Japanese maple leaves is reflected in the still waters of the pond below. And a cottage garden awash in lupine exemplifies …

Step into your own little paradise. Far off the well-worn path, concealed by a high hedge or overgrown fence, the secret garden is a sanctuary for the mind, body, and spirit. The Secret Garden Calendar opens the gate to a dozen inviting retreats, each one a living tapestry of sunlight, vibrant blooms, greenery, and weathered stone. Through an arbor, an exuberant jumble of antique roses. Blossoms in pink, red, and yellow make a colorful splash against a whitewashed brick wall. A pair of chairs sits …

Lying behind the urban facade of Paris is a hidden landscape. In this book, now published in paperback, authors Alexandra dArnoux and Bruno de Laubadere guide us through a concealed, verdant world, unseen by most visitors to the city. The harmonious proportions of the classical genre, the lush style of the picturesque, the playful surprises of the exotic all types of garden are represented in this gloriously illustrated book, providing enjoyment and inspiration to the expert gardener as well as to …

Ever since the nineteenth century Provence has fascinated its numerous visitors. The heart of Provence-the lower Rhone valley-offers an incomparable range of sites: Roman ruins, winding Renaissance hill towns, and labyrinthine grottoes dominated by lofty peaks. Yet the gardens of Provence have remained as secret as the region itself is celebrated. Gardens in Provence takes its readers on a fascinating private tour of some of the loveliest hidden treasures in the south of France. Author Louisa Jones …

Lists and describes hundreds of the region’s best shows, festivals, tours and other garden events for 2001, plus dozens of great gardens, arboreta and other not-to-miss places for the garden enthusiast. Organized by state with descriptions, locations, hours, fees, phone numbers and web site addresses for some of the best virtual touring on the web. Includes labeling of family oriented events, a separate section of foreign tours and events, and new Secret Garden Guides for major travel destinations. …

Innisfree is a unique garden in which the techniques of Oriental design are disguised as an enchanted natural landscape. Open to the public yet hardly advertised, it is a secret garden everyone may share.Set in 200 acres in Millbrook, New York, some 90 miles from New York City, Innisfree was the private preserve of Walter and Marion Beck from 1929 to 1960. It was then bequeathed to The Innisfree Foundation, under the trusteeship of landscape architect Lester Collins.Inspired by the scroll paintings …

Lists and describes hundreds of the region’s best shows, festivals, tours and other garden events for 2001, plus dozens of great gardens, arboreta and other not-to-miss places for the garden enthusiast. Organized by state with descriptions, locations, hours, fees, phone numbers and web site addresses for some of the best virtual touring on the web. Includes labeling of family oriented events, a separate section of foreign tours and events, and new Secret Garden Guides for major travel destinations. …

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 …