Northeast Home Landscaping, 3rd Edition: Including Southeast Canada
ISBN: 1580115152
EAN13: 9781580115155
Language: English
Pages: 224
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 11.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Northeast Home Landscaping shows how to beautify 27 common landscape situations, such as front and back entries, walkways, borders, slopes, and patios. 54 design variations incorporate more than 200 of the best plants for the region. Readers also learn all they need to know to install the paths, fences, walls, arbors, and trellises that make up the designs. Step-by-step instructions show how to tackle each project. Plant descriptions also explain planting and care.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover - 54 designs created by landscape professionals specifically for the Northeast--featuring creative solutions for front entries, foundation plantings, patios, steep slopes, and more - Detailed descriptions of more than 200 plants picked for your region, plus all you need to know to plant and maintain them - Step-by-step instructions for building structures, such as paths, patios, ponds, walls, fences, arbors, and trellises - Approximately 400 full-color photos and illustrations Praise for the First Edition ... like having a team of professional garden designers on hand. --Country Living Gardener ... you'll turn to these beautifully rendered design possibilities again and again. --Eleanore Lewis, Woman's Day Garden Planner & Practical Guide This idea-filled book takes the guesswork out of landscaping so you can focus on the fun. Designs that work, great plants you can find, accurate instructions, and detailed drawings will help you succeed. --Nancy Beaubaire, former Editor Fine Gardening and Country Living Gardener The Home Landscaping series takes the fear out of gardening by skillfully combining a wide range of attractive, dependable plants with clear, concise information on the techniques of gardening and easy-to-follow plans. --Thomas Fischer, Executive Editor, Horticulture