The Gardener's Garden
The ultimate garden book - both a
collection of gardens from around the world and a resource for those
seeking inspiration on garden design and planting.
Featuring over 250 permanent gardens by leading garden designers,
horticulturalists and landscape architects, from the 14th century to the
present day, and covering all key types and styles of garden, this
well-illustrated compendium combines images, text, key information and
captions for each of the featured gardens, appealing to both amateur and
professional gardeners, as well as garden designers.
Informative summary texts explaining each garden and its design and
planting features are written by leading garden and horticultural
experts, including Edwinna von Baeyer, Ruth Chivers, Noel Kingsbury,
Jill Raggett, Christine Reid and Lindsey Taylor.
Featured gardens include Madison Cox’s Ain Kassimou garden in Morocco, the High Line urban greenspace in New York, Japan’s serene moss garden ‘Saiho-ji’, and the iconic potager and Renaissance garden Villandry in France