Color in Your Garden

Color in Your Garden

by Penelope Hobhouse

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Overview


The sensitive use of color and foliage lies at the heart of gardening. Penelope Hobhouse explains the principles of color, visual effects in changing light conditions, the interplay between color and texture and the essential design factors that help the gardener to exploit these successfully.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316367486
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication date: 09/01/1985
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 10.29(w) x 11.69(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Sarah Raven, writer, cook, broadcaster and teacher, is an expert on all things to grow, cut and eat from your garden. She runs cooking, flower arranging and gardening courses from her farm in East Sussex and is the author of several books on gardening. She alsowrites for national newspapers and magazines and is a presenter on BBC Gardeners' World. Sarah is married to the writer Adam Nicolson and has two daughters and three stepsons. They live at Perch Hill Farm in East Sussex.Pia Tryde is an internationally-acclaimed photographer. She lives in Sutton, Suffolk.Penelope Hobhouse is internationally-renowned as a garden designer, writer and historian. She holds the Victoria Medal of Honour, the highest award of the Royal Horticultural Society. She has also received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Guild of Garden Writers and a Quill and Trowel Award from the Garden Writers Association of America.

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Color in Your Garden 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
edundatscheck on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
A great book for ideas on how to combine color in the garden.