book price comparison books of the month likeyoulove
Search our site
The Course of History Ten Meals That Changed the World by Struan Stevenson, Tony Singh Read the opening extract of the brand new Struan Stevenson, Tony Singh book before its publication on 24/10/2017

Dream Gardens of England 100 Inspirational Gardens by Barbara Baker
  

Dream Gardens of England 100 Inspirational Gardens

RRP £24.95

Synopsis

Dream Gardens of England 100 Inspirational Gardens by Barbara Baker

The perfect companion to Merrell's bestselling Dream Gardens (Sunday Times Gardening Book of the Year), Dream Gardens of England is a beautifully designed sourcebook of 100 gardens of all styles in all parts of the country. It presents a wonderful variety of garden-design ideas, ranging from modern sophistication to lush romanticism, and from small city plots to large gardens in breathtaking rural locations. Each garden is photographed to show all its key features and essential details, while concise descriptions offer a rare insight into the aims and achievements of some of today's leading gardeners. With captions identifying the plants depicted, this book is an invaluable source of information and inspiration.

Reviews

It would be hard not to find something to stir the soul in Dream Gardens of England ... Not only are the gorgeous high points of summer celebrated in gardens both open to the public and behind closed gates, but the team also captures the quirky and the seemingly ordinary - SUNDAY TIMES Exquisite and highly enjoyable - ENGLISH GARDEN This inspirational work is worthy of the highest recommendation to all gardeners. - CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN


About the Author

Barbara Baker is a writer and keen gardener. She is the author of Why We Garden: Stories of a British Obsession (1998). Jerry Harpur and Marcus Harpur of Harpur Garden Images, based in Essex, are critically acclaimed photographers whose work appears in many books, magazines and newspapers. Jerry was awarded the Garden Writers' Guild Lifetime Achievement Award in 2001.

More books by this author
Author 'Like for Like' recommendations

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

20th April 2010

Author

Barbara Baker

More books by Barbara Baker
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Merrell Publishers Ltd

Format

Hardback
351 pages

Categories

Landscape art & architecture

ISBN

9781858945118

Lovereading are lovely people who send me lovely books. What's not to love?

Gavin Dimmock

Lovereading helps me decide what real people read.

Kerry Bridges

The best new books on the market, reviewed honestly, to give your readers the best choices.

Julie Cook

If you love reading, then you'll love Lovereading! Full of tips & info for every discerning reader.

Lynne Rapson

Discover new authors and enjoy old favourites; oodles of literary gems to uncover at Lovereading with candid reviews from real reviewers.

Emily Wright

My favourite thing about is the 'like for like' page this has really introduced me to some good reads! That and lots of honest reviews.

Sam Lewis

Hooked on books? Give Lovereading a go - for the chance to discover brilliant books, and to see why our members love it so.

Claire Hill

Lovereading is an amazing place to be, the website is wonderful and to me if I'm sad I'll go here and it cheers me up!

Sophia Upton

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools