Catalogue Number: 244-D6A9
- Author: Freda Cox
- Format: Hardback
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Published: 24 May 2010
- ISBN: 9781847971784
Whether your garden is large or small, in the town or country, you can create your own distinctive style, drawing inspiration from the past as well as looking to the future. This book offers very different and inspirational styles from around the world to encourage you to try something new in your own garden. Exploring garden designs from ancient to modern, it gives an overview of eleven different styles: introducing their history, analysing their key elements and giving practical tips and a plant list for each.
Freda Cox is a well known artist and writer who specializes in plant and garden related topics. She has contributed botanical paintings, illustrations, photographs and articles to numerous publications, organised exhibitions including two for the RHS, and for many years was UK branch head of The Mediterranean Garden Society. Freda has created many gardens, preferring a free-flowing, naturalistic and organic style where her love of plants can always find room for just one more.