A showcase of the best ideas, trends, styles and
techniques from the stars of the world-famous Royal Horticultural
Society Chelsea Flower Show.
Best Garden Design is an inspirational
sourcebook that identifies the most attractive, practical and
portable ideas from hundreds of gardeners and designers and
analyzes how those ideas can work in any garden.
Interviews with gold medal-winning designers outline their
individual design styles. Each design is then examined on a smaller
scale to focus on the details and finishing touches that complete a
design and help
transform everyday gardens into showstoppers.
The author gives gardeners the very best medal-worthy gardening
advice from the Royal Horticultural Society, the United Kingdom''s
leading gardening charity, dedicated to advancing horticulture and
promoting good gardening. Best Garden
Design addresses virtually every aspect of creating a
garden worthy of the Chelsea Flower Show, including:
- Water features
- Kitchen gardens
- Artful recycling
- Growing old roses
- Better baskets
- How to position garden art
- Reshaping a patio
- Perfect perennials
Not even the most dedicated visitor to the Chelsea Flower Show
could amass this many notes of such value.