GARDEN DESIGN
THE BOOK

(This book is only available through this website.)

Many people, given sound guidelines will have the interest and ability to handle their own landscape gardening. Many others will wish to call on the services of a landscape gardener. Those who have a love of gardens and the wish to create an individual garden layout for themselves, will find "Garden Design - The Book" invaluable.

The book is design-oriented to help you produce the garden you want. It takes you step-by-step through the essential planning stages, and teaches you to look at, and understand gardens and what goes into their make-up, discusses materials to use, garden styles, how to get it all together and put your final plan into action.

The 52 page, illustrated A4 size book is written in a simple to follow manner. Each chapter is designed to help you produce another link in a chain of planning, so that you finish the book with a workable garden design which you can implement either on your own or with the additional help of a tradesman.

 

OUTLINE OF THE BOOK:

Working out your needs.
Understanding your site and drawing it up.
Measuring and drawing up a plan.
Some different options you may not have thought of.
Deciding upon the expenses.
Pools - ornamental and swimming.
An Introduction to Plants.
Making plants work for you.
The English style garden - Formal & Informal.
The native garden.
Drawing the final landscape plan.
Keeping a Garden Going - Maintenance.

New Zealand Customers: $30.00NZD + $5.00 Postage & Packaging
Overseas Customers: $30.00US,  $36.00AU,  £17.00,   $36.00CA, 25.00EUR (includes postage & packaging)

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