New Garden Design

New Garden Design

Inspiring Private Paradises

Book - 2008
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From vegetable and succulent gardens to sculpture and rose gardens to mountain and waterfront gardens, New Garden Design covers a range of interpretations incorporating walls, fountains, pavilions, canals, pools, terraces and groves in unexpected ways. The resulting new garden is a pleasure garden vested with spiritual, symbolic and ecological intent. A modernist interpretation of Roman stone furniture and freestanding walls punctuate the space behind a 1970s ranch house. A home designed by Bernard Maybeck is accented with a freehand composition of urns, cement pipes and rusty objects, as well as over a thousand species of plants. A grove of olive trees underplanted with rosemary and lavender fields gives personality to two acres surrounding a house designed by modernist Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta.
Publisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, c2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781423603344
Branch Call Number: 712.6 SAR
Characteristics: 247 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.


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