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Small Gardens for City and Country

Alice Recknagel Ireys

Small Gardens for City and Country

A Guide to Designing and Planting Your Green Spaces (Home gardening handbooks)

by Alice Recknagel Ireys

  • 160 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Prentice Hall Trade .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7344448M
ISBN 100138130639
ISBN 109780138130633
OCLC/WorldCa2896252

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Small Gardens for City and Country by Alice Recknagel Ireys Download PDF EPUB FB2

A small garden is a blessing, a patch of your own outdoor land to turn into a sanctuary. All you need are some brilliant examples from the House & Garden archive and advice from the experts and even the most petite patio can become a space to be proud of.

Fancy foliage, pretty pots, clever planting and inviting accessories - all the design. At the mere mention of French gardens, scenes of fragrant orange trees, grand bubbling fountains, and symmetrical lawns of Versailles often flood people’s minds. And while the royal grounds may be the country's most notable outdoor space, a quick trip to the countryside will prove that French landscaping goes well beyond the clipped shrubs and serene reflecting : Sarah Dimarco.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ireys, Alice Recknagel. Small gardens for city and country. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, © A stunning new collection of beautiful houses and gardens that have appeared in the pages of Vogue over the last decade, with more than full-color photographs.

Lavishly illustrated, Vogue Living: Country, City, Coast is an irresistible look at some of the most spectacular houses and gardens whose owners come from the worlds of fashion, design, art and society to be published as a book for /5(37). You don't have to call Versailles home to design a stunning outdoor space — even with a small patch of green, the creative planters and unique landscaping ideas here.

“This book by Susan Morrison will give you big ideas for your small garden.” —Garden Design “The Less is More Garden gives homeowners, gardeners, and plant enthusiasts solid ideas to help transform small gardens into a personalized, thoughtful, and unique destinations.

Through well-chosen pictorial examples, and the comprehensive /5(30). An expert in turning the townhouse gardens of Bruges into exquisite green spaces, Piet Blanckaert has used topiary and box clipped into soft domes and finials to blur the lines of this L-shaped space.

The main building is a historic townhouse, parts of which date back to the 16th century, while the other is a modern, glass-fronted building housing a swimming pool. Find and save ideas about small gardens on Pinterest.

A small garden space doesn't mean you can't have the garden you want. Here are our favorite ideas for small garden ideas, including small patio garden ideas, to help you maximize your space. Turn a tiny patio into a gorgeous outdoor room by adding a freestanding pergola. Here, a small wooden pergola was constructed over a gravel patio and.

In Small Garden Design, Paul applies his 25 years of experience with gardens of all sizes to reveal how best to structure, design and choose plants for small spaces. Chapters on Balconies & Terraces, Rooftops, Inner City, Lightwells and Courtyards are lavishly illustrated with photos by Simon Griffiths and enhanced with lots of practical tips.

Smart use of native plants spelled success for this breathtaking Oregon garden. Located in an area with little rainfall, alkaline soil, and extreme temperatures, the Zone 5 garden features tough, drought-tolerant perennials that are native to the region or to areas with similar climates.

Here, salvia and rosy centranthus lend brilliant color to. Small gardens have a lot more potential than you realize. Whether dealing with a long narrow space behind a vintage home, a cramped backyard that lacks privacy, or a shabby garden at the rear of a brownstone the possibilities are endless.

So don’t write off your foot by foot outdoor area just yet — with the right design, it could be. Small urban gardens could be used as for growing vegetables as for simply relaxing outdoors. A city garden needs a careful planning but can become an awesome outdoor “room”.

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If your small city garden sits atop a sloped block of land you may consider using this to your advantage and creating a split-level space that is excellent for a manicured and well-designed garden. This example is a perfect illustration of how each level can have its very own planter, with an array of greenery for both the summer and winter months.

Mar 7, - Explore allisonabney's board "walled garden", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Outdoor gardens, Garden design and Garden pins. 2. Increase growing space on a tiny balcony with this DIY pallet garden. Canning jars mounted to the wall are cute and practical. Possibly the cheapest and easiest gardening idea I’ve seen yet re-purpose an old shoe organizer.

Here’s another vertical solution. You could grow an entire salad. Gutters easily mount to a wall or. Small gardens really lend themselves well to intricate design features, such as decking, that can otherwise get lost in larger spaces.

Turn your relaxation area into a feature, by raising it up. Go for an understated colour in order to give a wonderful contrast from the colourful garden. This small garden in Palo Alto, Calif. was kept simple and sustainable. Don't be afraid to use bold plants and intriguing structures in a small garden.

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The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.Romans loved their gardens, whether they were the grand gardens of imperial country estates or the small private spaces tucked behind city houses.

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