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Helena Attlee’s 20 years of experience with gardens lets her bring readers the very best in Italy s Private Gardens. She has talked and teased with owners, in the process admiring some of Italy s finest gardens, both large and small. She has even delved into the past and explored the future. The result is a book full of wonderfully fresh insight into those most marvelous of creations — the great gardens of Italy. At Villa Barbarigo in the Veneto, Count Pizzoni Ardemani recounts childhood tales …
Amazon / Brand: Frances Lincoln
Price: 157.31 $

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 …
Amazon / Secret Garden Calendar
Price: 155.84 $

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 …

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. …
Amazon / Garden Tourist
Price: 69.99 $

Some of the best fertilizer on the planet can be made with your very own garbage. Starting with something as simple as coffee grounds a top composting product and including all of your old banana peels, bread crusts, and leftover meals, you can start creating a garden with your food waste from scratch, using the age old secret of composting to build a healthy, happy garden. Knowing the necessary steps to building and cultivating a compost bin will help anyone with a garden no matter its size cut …

Greenest of the Greek islands, Corfu has a rich but little-known garden heritage. This first-ever book on the subject is as inspiring as it is informative. Illustrated by multi-award-winning photographer Marianne Majerus, it focuses entirely on private gardens, and gives a unique entrée to a secret world ranging from romantic old estates to stunning contemporary works by international designers. Rich with stories about the gardens and their creation, the text brims with insights into the island …

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 …
Amazon / Flammarion
Price: 59.99 $

A lyrical and witty account of the year-long transformation of a secret garden in Provence. High upon a hill in the Luberon region, sits the village of Menerbes. Behind a ramshackle house at the edge of the village, descending over seven levels, the author uncovered the perfect Provencal garden. …
Amazon / Ebury Press
Price: 58.87 $

The author reveals the secret of creating drought-proof gardens by using gravel, offering thousands of tips on how to protect plants during low-rainfall periods.The author of several gardening classics, including The Dry Garden and The Damp Garden, British horticulturist Beth Chatto has once again documented her gardening adventures in Beth Chatto s Gravel Garden. A woman with a true love of soil (no matter how temperamental) and plant life, Chatto set out to create a lovely, viable garden in her …
Amazon / Brand: Studio
Price: 57.18 $

Discover the secrets to creating unforgettable, professional-looking landscapes. In timeless landscape design, renowned landscape architects Hugh and Mary Palmer Dargan share the secret to creating an unforgettable landscape with the “Four-Part Master Plan”―a unique method they’ve perfected over the past 25 years of creating award-winning gardens and yards. The Dargans share a blend of design techniques and practical advice on how to achieve the sophisticated look of a professionally designed …
Amazon / Gibbs Smith
Price: 57.01 $

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 …
Amazon / Brand: Flammarion
Price: 51.67 $

Stunning photography and diary entries chart the stories behind the growth and development of Alan Titchmarsh s own private gardenAfter moving from the Barleywood garden where he hosted BBC Gardeners World for seven years, Alan Titchmarsh set up home in an old farmhouse a few miles down the road, and went about planting his own private eden away from the public eye. In this new diary Alan finally reveals all about this secret garden, explaining with his trademark warmth the personal stories behind …
Amazon / imusti
Price: 49.95 $