Wood and Garden

Wood and Garden

by Gertrude Jekyll
     
 

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"[...]arranged to rise in crumpled folds through slashings in white satin. In the stems of older birches the rough bark rises much higher up the trunk and becomes clothed with delicate grey-green lichen.
The nut-walk was planted twelve years ago. There are two rows each side, one row four feet behind the other, and the nuts are ten feet apart in the rows. They are…  See more details below

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"[...]arranged to rise in crumpled folds through slashings in white satin. In the stems of older birches the rough bark rises much higher up the trunk and becomes clothed with delicate grey-green lichen.
The nut-walk was planted twelve years ago. There are two rows each side, one row four feet behind the other, and the nuts are ten feet apart in the rows. They are planted zigzag, those in the back rows showing between the front ones. As the two inner rows are thirteen feet apart measuring across the path, it leaves a shady border on each side, with deeper bays between the nearer trees. Lent Hellebores fill one border from end to end; the other is planted with the Corsican and the native kinds, so that throughout February and March there is a complete bit of garden of one kind of plant in full beauty of flower and foliage.
The nut-trees have grown into such thick clumps that now there must be a[...]".

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ISBN-13:
9781507539583
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
07/16/2015
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

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