Taking her unique perspective on gardening and applying it both to historical representations and present-day living artworks, Lucy Gent provides a comprehensive look at planting throughout the ages and around the world. From the achievements of the ancient Greeks and Romans to today's small gardens, the author provides a clear explanation of the principles of design and describes the various styles, scientific advances, and cultural trends. With a special section on famous designers such as Beatrix Farrand and artist ...

Great Planting 1997, Ward Lock Limited.

ISBN-13: 9780706375565

Trade paperback

Great Planting 1995, Ward Lock Limited., London, England

ISBN-13: 9780706373516