Pots in the Garden

Pots in the Garden

Expert Design and Planting Techniques

Book - 2007
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No longer a technique just for apartment dwellers or novice gardeners, the use of ornamental containers on decks, patios, terraces, and in the garden itself can save time, space, and money. Pots in the Garden simply reflects one long-time gardener's accumulated thoughts on and experiences with container gardening and the basic principles behind good garden design.

No longer a technique just for apartment dwellers or novice gardeners, the use of ornamental containers on decks, patios, terraces, and in the garden itself can save time, space, and money, while offering experienced home gardeners unique creative challenges, site flexibility, and experimental fun.

Author and award-winning horticulturist Ray Rogers takes you on an engaging exploration into basic design principles as well as how to create focal points, use water, exploit the potential of empty containers, and more. Stunning photographs by Richard Hartlage provide guidance and inspiration, as well as visually explaining each principle. Gardeners at every level of experience will find inspiration and instruction in this comprehensive book.


Baker & Taylor
An introduction to outdoor container gardening offers advice and suggestions for garden design, including how to use color, form and mass, texture, line and repetition, spacing and siting, water features, and a range of containers.

Baker
& Taylor

A colorful introduction to outdoor container gardening offers helpful advice and creative suggestions that encompass an exploration of fundamental principles of good garden design, including how to use color, form and mass, texture, line and repetition, spacing and siting, focal points, water features, and a range of containers in a landscape.

Publisher: Portland, OR : Timber Press, 2007
ISBN: 9780881928341
0881928348
Branch Call Number: 635.965 ROGER

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