The Harmonious Garden - Color, Form and Texture (Fred Whitsey's copy)

By: Ziegler, Catherine

Price: £10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, large octavo, pp xii, 292, very clean internally, a very good copy in a very slightly rubbed and faded dustwrapper. {In "The Harmonious Garden, " Catherine Ziegler describes fail-safe design methods. Even novice gardeners can compose plant arrangements that successfully incorporate color, form, and texture. The first section presents 149 integrated compositions. Ziegler fully describes the plants in each arrangement: Latin name, quantity and size, environment, and USDA zones. Full-color photographs illustrate each composition, and the author discusses the key principles underlying each harmonious design. The second section offers more detailed information with suggestions for successful design combinations.} . [Fred Whitsey's copy with his bookplate. He was the gardening correspondent of the Sunday and Daily Telegraph for a total of 45 years. A quiet unassuming man, a pacifist, a notable amateur violin player and a great gardener.]

Title: The Harmonious Garden - Color, Form and Texture (Fred Whitsey's copy)

Author Name: Ziegler, Catherine

Categories: Gardening, Garden Design,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Portland, Timber Press:

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Slightly faded.

Seller ID: 012518

Keywords: fred whitsey. gardening.design.planting.