Landscape Design: A Practical Approach / Edition 5

Landscape Design: A Practical Approach / Edition 5

by Leroy Hannebaum
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130105813

ISBN-13: 9780130105813

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book provides a comprehensive view of the landscape design process—offering professionals an ongoing education, the latest trends, and new design ideas. Its coverage includes design analysis, study of land forms and planning of land form manipulation, area creation and circulation, environmental adjustments, the aesthetics of good

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This book provides a comprehensive view of the landscape design process—offering professionals an ongoing education, the latest trends, and new design ideas. Its coverage includes design analysis, study of land forms and planning of land form manipulation, area creation and circulation, environmental adjustments, the aesthetics of good design, appropriate materials selection, bidding and estimating, and the proper use of enriching materials in the landscape. For landscape designers, architects, and salespeople.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130105813
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
466
Sales rank:
990,389
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Today's Landscaping.

2. Design Analysis.

3. Areas and Circulation.

4. Studying the Land Forms.

5. Planning the Alteration of Land Forms.

6. The Walls and Ceiling.

7. Principles of Planting Design.

8. Plantings and Architecture.

9. Matching Plant Materials to Design Criteria.

10. Covering the Ground.

11. Embellishments.

12. Special Landscape Problems: Business and Rental Properties.

13. Specifications, Estimations, and Bids.

14. The Role of the Designer/Salesperson.

15. Computers in Landscape Design.

16. Designing Automatic Irrigation Systems.

Appendix A: Plant Materials Guidelists.

Appendix B: Measurements and Weights.

Appendix C: Helpful Organizations.

Bibliography and Suggested References.

Index.

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