Planting Design Illustrated (2nd edition)
A Must-Have for Landscape Architecture: A Holistic Garden Design Guide with Architectural and Horticultural Insight, and Ideas from Famous Gardens in Major Civilizations
Absolutely fascinating! Informative, enlightening, and entertaining!
This is one of the most comprehensive books on Planting Design. It is a Book of the Year Winner for ForeWord Magazine.
It fills in the blank in this field and introduces poetry, painting and symbolism into Planting Design. It covers in detail the two major systems in Planting Design: Formal Planting Design and Naturalistic Planting Design. It has numerous line drawings and photos to illustrate the Planting Design concepts and principles. Through in-depth discussions of historical precedents and practical case studies, it uncovers the fundamental design principles and concepts as well as underpinning philosophy for Planting Design. It is an indispensable reference book for Landscape Architecture students, designers, architects, urban planners and ordinary garden lovers.
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Format: 7.5 x 9.25 Black & White Paperback, 280 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Dec 26, 2009)
Genre: GARDENING / Landscape