Gardening

    Landscape Detailing: Structures: Volume 3

    By Michael Littlewood

    Paperback Save £17.54 = £32.45

    Intended for architects, landscape architects, other professionals and students, this edition covers pergolas, arbours, arches, gazebos, summer houses, sheds, shelters, decks, footbridges, furniture and roofs. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction. This is followed by a set of drawn-to-scale detail sheets.

    Royal Landscape: Gardens and Parks of Windsor

    By Jane Roberts

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    Chronologically charts the contributions of different monarchs to the development of Windsor Great Park and Home Park and their gardens and associated buildings. The book presents a topographical survey of the chief features of both parks and the various uses of each.

    The Virago Book of Women Gardeners

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    From diggers and weeders, to plantswomen and landscape designers, women have contributed greatly to the world of gardening. This book contains collected extracts from the 18th century to the present day, from writers including Colette, Germaine Greer, Vita Sackville-West, and Dorothy Wordsworth.

    How to Make a Forest Garden

    By Patrick Whitefield

    Paperback £12.63

    A step-by-step guide to creating a maximum output for minimum labour food producing garden, designed using the ecological principles of a natural woodland. Highly practical and inspiring, How To Make A Forest Garden tells you everything you need to know in order to create a beautiful and productive forest garden.

    The Landscape of Man: Shaping the Environment from Prehistory to the Present Day

    By Geoffrey Jellicoe

    Paperback Save £5.52 = £14.43

    This volume looks at the landscape of 28 cultures, ranging from ancient Mesopotamia to the present day, and shows how the environment is conditioned by the philosophy and religion of each civilization. A selection from Geoffrey Jellicoe's "The Atlanta Historical Garden" is included.

    Landscape Detailing: Surfaces: v. 2: Surfaces

    By Michael Littlewood

    Paperback Save £2.54 = £47.45

    Intended for use as a reference for landscape designers and as a time-saving tool, this title is useful for the design office. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction and then provides a list of points against which specifications can be checked. This is followed by...

    Landscape Detailing: Enclosures: v. 1

    By Michael Littlewood

    Paperback Save £2.54 = £47.45

    Intended for use as a reference for landscape designers and as a time-saving tool, this title is useful for the design office. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction and then provides a list of points against which specifications can be checked. This is followed by...

    Clematis

    By Keith Fair

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £7.85

    Clematis are amongst the most versatile of all garden flowers and can be grown in a number of different ways and for a number of different purposesas climbers and trailers for trellises, walls, and even through trees; as low growing shrubs for ground cover; and for growing in containers on...

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