Planting: A New Perspective

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Author: Piet Oudolf

Brand: Timber Press OR


  • Timber Press OR

ISBN: 1604693703

Number Of Pages: 280

Publisher: Timber Press

Details: Planting by famed landscape architects Piet Oudolf and Noel Kingsbury is a groundbreaking moment in horticulture It is the first book to share Oudolf s original planting plans and plant groupings and the only book to explicitly show how his gardens and landscapes are made An intimate knowledge of plants is essential to the success of this approach and Planting makes Oudolf s considerable understanding of plant ecology and performance accessible explaining how plants behave in different situations what goes on underground and which species make good neighbors Extensive plant charts and planting plans will help you choose plants for their structure color and texture as well as the way they perform in the landscape A detailed directory with details each plant s life expectancy the persistence of its seedheads its tendency to spread and propensity to self-seed is an invaluable resource Planting is an essential resource for designers and gardeners looking to create plant-rich beautiful gardens that support biodiversity and nourish the human spirit

EAN: 9781604693706