Pots in the Garden: Expert Design & Planting Techniques

Pots in the Garden: Expert Design & Planting Techniques

by Ray Rogers
     
 

No longer a technique just for apartment dwellers or novice gardeners, the use of ornamental containers on decks, patios, terraces, and in the garden itself can save time, space, and money. Pots in the Garden simply reflects one long-time gardener's accumulated thoughts on and experiences with container gardening and the basic principles behind good garden

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No longer a technique just for apartment dwellers or novice gardeners, the use of ornamental containers on decks, patios, terraces, and in the garden itself can save time, space, and money. Pots in the Garden simply reflects one long-time gardener's accumulated thoughts on and experiences with container gardening and the basic principles behind good garden design.

Editorial Reviews

Charlotte Magazine
"Since most of us probably don’t have exterior decorators to explain confusing matters like the role of contrast and vantage points around the grounds, the authors clear the air in layman’s terms."
Booklist
“Filled with discussions about color, form and texture, this book doesn’t merely make plant and arrangement suggestions. Rather, Rogers instructs on design principles, pot selections, planting techniques and more, inspiring the reader to find his own style…”

San Francisco Chronicle

The New York Times
"...this spring I have shifted my thoughts to Design, with a capital D, because of...Pots in the Garden"
— Ann Raver, The New York Times
The Sarnia (Ontario) Observer
"Pots in the Garden … blossoms with inspiring container creations for beginners and longtime gardeners alike."

From the Publisher
"This 248-page book offers loads of inspiration for beginners and experienced gardeners."

The Orange County Register

"...this spring I have shifted my thoughts to Design, with a capital D, because of...Pots in the Garden"
— Ann Raver, The New York Times

"Since most of us probably don’t have exterior decorators to explain confusing matters like the role of contrast and vantage points around the grounds, the authors clear the air in layman’s terms."

"Pots in the Garden … blossoms with inspiring container creations for beginners and longtime gardeners alike."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881928341
Publisher:
Timber Press, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/15/2007
Pages:
248
Sales rank:
1,133,732
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.88(d)

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