Landscape Planning PDF ePub eBook

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Landscape Planning free pdf "This book takes the guesswork out of planning any landscaping project." Landscaping a property can be an overwhelming task. How much will it cost? How long will it take? What plants will grow best in a particular location? Is it a do-it-yourself or a professional job? Landscape designer and horticulturalist Judith Adam provides every crucial step in designing and implementing a landscape plan: from assessing specific needs and planning a budget and timeline, to making the best choices for a successful garden. From her years of experience, Adam describes 200 of her favorite plants, shrubs and trees. This revised edition includes a new chapter on low-maintenance and self-reliant gardening that helps the home gardener get the most out of the space with the least amount of work. This new edition of Landscape Planning includes: 25 fully illustrated step-by-step projects 27 fully illustrated Ten Best lists, such as ten best drought-resistant shrubs- ten best plants for autumn display A property assessment survey, budget questionnaire and sample four-year plan Hardscaping: ideas for steps, sidewalks, fences and lighting Softscaping: working with plants, shrubs, trees and lawns Techniques for planting, irrigating and fertilizing plants and controlling pests A list of tools that every gardener needs Plans for a low-maintenance garden -- and much more. This comprehensive guide is a must-have for homeowners and avid gardeners alike.

About Judith Adam

Judith Adam is a horticulturalist, educator and landscape designer. She is the author of several gardening books, including the award-winning "New City Gardener," contributes to many magazines, and appears on Home and Garden Television. She lives in Toronto.

Details Book

Author : Judith Adam
Publisher : Firefly Books Ltd
Data Published : 24 April 2008
ISBN : 1554072581
EAN : 9781554072583
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 248 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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