This inspirational two-volume collection discusses how to plan and plant the perfect garden. It includes 50 plans, step-by-step practical advice and more than 1000 colour photographs. It contains over 50 plans and more than 1000 colour photographs that show you how to create the perfect garden, even in the smallest of spaces. Detailed coverage of different styles of garden included such as: wildlife gardens; water and rock gardens; Japanese gardens; small gardens; family gardens; kitchen gardens; low-maintenance gardens; container gardens; and, patios, balconies and terraces. This title provides clear guidance on creating features such as lawns, fences, walls and patios, as well as trellising, arches and pergolas, and ponds and rock gardens. It also includes inspirational planting schemes and helpful plant lists help you choose the right plants for specific effects, conditions and locations.
Peter McHoy has written, compiled & edited books on many gardening topics. He started his career as a seed analyst, but soon moved into magazine journalism so that he could share his enthusiasm for plants and gardens with others. He also runs a horticultural photographic library.