The Perennial Gardener's Design Primer
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The Essential Guide to Creating Simply Sensational Gardens! With dozens of designer's practical tips and checklists and 20 original plans for colorful, vibrant gardens, this book gives you growing advice for more than 475 reliable perennials; plus, garden-tested design principles and fundamentals.

Along with design basics, they present 20 garden plans, as well as the before-and-after stories of gardens the authors have created for themselves and their families. Fully illustrated with colorful pictures. Paperback, 310 pages from Storey.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 310
Vendor: Workman Publishing
Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 10.75 X 8.5 (inches)
ISBN: 1580175430
ISBN-13: 9781580175432

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Publisher's Description

Perennials can make a stunning statement in your yard, if you know how to combine and arrange them. In The Perennial Gardener's Design Primer, Stephanie Cohen and Nancy Ondra offer expert advice on how to create gorgeous gardens using these beloved plants. They explain how to choose perennials that suit your site, and combine well with each other, by paying attention to color, shape, size, and texture. They also offer down-to-earth design solutions for 20 specific types of gardens, including a low-maintenance garden, a more complex container garden, a formal border, and a cottage garden. Whether you are breaking ground for a new garden, or revitalizing an existing bed, The Perennial Gardener's Design Primer can help you achieve great results, year after year.

Author Bio

Stephanie Cohen has received awards from the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and Perennial Plant Association, and in 2000 she was named Garden Commentator of the Year by the American Nursery and Landscape Association. She lives in Collegeville, Pennsylvania.
Nancy J. Ondra, author of Container Theme Gardens, is a garden writer and editor as well as the former owner and operator of a small rare-plant nursery. She is the author or co-author of a dozen gardening books, including Foliage (winner of the 2008 Book Award from the American Horticultural Society), The Perennial Gardener’s Design Primer (winner of a 2006 Silver Award from the Garden Writers Association), Five-Plant Gardens, The Perennial Care Manual, Fallscaping, and Grasses. She currently gardens in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and blogs at www.hayefield.com.

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