Incredibly helpful and practical second hand gardening/planting book which provides the template for creating the character and atmosphere needed to bring a new fascination into human spaces. The book identifies and explores all aspects if developing better designs on any scale, raising awareness of the essential elements and encouraging readers to look with fresh eyes, to create anew. The book is in excellent condition, with clean, bright and tightly bound pages, feels as though it were printed yesterday. *Please note, while the book's jacket is in excellent condition, a plastic protective sleeve has been placed over it to maintain its quality and protect it from any damage that may occur. The sleeve is firmly around the jacket and will not come off, however it can be removed with relative ease if desired. *Please note: This is a heavy book so it may incur some extra postage. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: A clear and fresh analysis by one of Australia's foremost and most innovative landscape designers of the particular beauty of our native flora and the challenge of landscape in this dry, brown land.
Über den Autor: Paul Thompson is a Landscape Architect and Consultant in Planting Design. He commenced his own design and construction firm in 1970, specializing in design with Australian plants. His most notable work has been the Australian Garden, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne and the Forest Gallery, Melbourne Museum, both with colleagues Taylor, Cullity, Lethlean.
Titel: Australian Planting Design
Verlag: Lothian Books
Zustand: As New
Auflage: 1st Edition
Buchbeschreibung Lothian Books, 2002. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. Jacket flares top edge of new book; Index, colour photos, guidance on creating a new garden with native plants and the influence of the Australian landscape across the continent. Heavy book, extra postage required. 1.3kg weight ; Cartoons; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 214 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 29977
Buchbeschreibung Lothian Books, Melbourne 2002, 2002. 26.0 x 22.0cms, 212pp, b/w & colour illusts, very good+ hardback & dustwrapper The chapters are: space, light, earth form, water, structures & surfaces; vegetation; choosing plants; plant form & shape; wetland & water plants; a subtropical rainforest environment; balancing plant ypes; fire & vegetation; design & form; interpreting the Australian landscape; the dynamic garden; plant lists. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 144060