likeyoulove debuts of the month newgen books for YA readers
Search our site
Fools and Mortals by Bernard Cornwell Read the opening extract of the brand new Bernard Cornwell book before its publication on 19/10/2017

Success with Small-space Gardening by Graham Clarke
  

Success with Small-space Gardening

Part of the Success with ...S. Series

RRP £12.99

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Synopsis

Success with Small-space Gardening by Graham Clarke

This is the latest in the popular Success with...series. It reveals how to make the most of a small plot, whether it be a courtyard or a window box. It features everything from design basics to how to grow fruit and vegetables. It includes a handy, illustrated A-Z directory of plants suited to small-space gardens. Space is something that all gardeners yearn for, but is a luxury that most city-dwellers don't have. This doesn't mean that areas of beautiful planting can't be made; it just takes a bit more planning. For those who have a shady courtyard, a windy balcony or a sun-baked patio, this book will help them to make the most of what they've got - whether it be to create a modern, urban oasis or just to grow some small-space-friendly veggies. It also reveals clever tricks and tips on how to make a space look bigger with vertical planting, optical illusions, using colour, perspective, containers, paving and pathways. Small gardens can be every bit as breathtakingly beautiful as any large plot. In fact, they can be even better.

About the Author

Graham Clarke has been a gardening writer and journalist for more than 25 years. He has written a dozen books and countless articles for most of the major UK gardening magazines. He was editor of two gardening magazines and is now a freelance garden writer and consultant. He lives in Dorset.

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

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

11th March 2010

Author

Graham Clarke

More books by Graham Clarke
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd

Format

Paperback
160 pages

Categories

Garden design & planning
Specialized gardening methods

ISBN

9781861086655

The books for review are always great reads, brilliantly written, and introduces me to a huge variety of, established and new, authors.

Lesley Hart

At Lovereading there are fabulous books available in every genre, with great reviews to help you pick the right book for you.

Teresa O'Halloran

Lovereading helps me decide what real people read.

Kerry Bridges

The selections are so varied and the reader reviews are so helpful. A fantastic website for those who love books.

Ann Quintilla

Books of the month/debuts of the month, kids/adults, fiction/non-fiction, free prize draws and free extracts, what's not to love?

Emma Smith

As for why I'd recommend Lovereading, it's simple - it's a great place to get information and reviews about new books!

Margaret Freeman

Love Reading - it not only does what it says on the tin, it does it with Jam on!!

Maz Tucker

Thanks to Lovereading I have discovered new writers and read books I would never had looked twice at - and enjoyed them.

Angela Rhodes

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools