The Complete Idiot's Guide to Rock and Water Gardening Illustrated

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Rock and Water Gardening Illustrated

by Carlo A. Balistrieri, Bill Gutman
     
 

Beautifully illustrated, step-by-step projects.

Whether it's a fountain, a fish pond, a flat-rock walkway or a cascade of rock terraces with green plants and flowers, rock and water gardening is easy to do. This how-to book provides great overviews, terrific pictures in four-color and black-and-white, plus hundreds of images that show ideas and projects with

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Overview

Beautifully illustrated, step-by-step projects.

Whether it's a fountain, a fish pond, a flat-rock walkway or a cascade of rock terraces with green plants and flowers, rock and water gardening is easy to do. This how-to book provides great overviews, terrific pictures in four-color and black-and-white, plus hundreds of images that show ideas and projects with detailed step-by-step illustrations and easy to understand instructions.

- More than 500 photos and illustrations with a 4-color insert
- Step-by-step projects include shopping lists and illustrations
- Includes a plant directory

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592571598
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
04/06/2004
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Edition description:
Illustrated
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
7.92(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.61(d)

Meet the Author

Carlo Balistrieri is the curator for the Rock Garden at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. He has appeared on NPR and in Martha Stewart Living, National Geographic, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, and San Francisco Chronicle.

Bill Gutman is a freelance author of more than 200 books for both children and adults. He is the co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Coaching Youth Soccer.

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