Garden Design Close Up

Garden Design Close Up

  1. Emma Reuss
  • ISBN 9780500517512
  • 24.50 x 18.80 cm
  • PLC (no jacket)
  • 432pp
  • Illustrated in colour throughout
  • First published 2014

Garden Design Close Up is a goldmine of inspiration for anyone wanting to give their garden a contemporary makeover

Garden Design Close Up

‘A beautiful, engaging book … there is an intimacy about the write-up for each garden that is incredibly appealing … very succinct, interesting and knowledgeable … In the modern age where we want instant facts and gratification, this book is perfect. I have travelled the world, learned a lot and it has been totally engaging from start to finish. Honestly, I can’t see a reason not to buy this book– Gardens Illustrated
‘Jaw-dropping photographs and truly helpful practical advice aren’t common gardening book bedfellows … This book has both … Reading this book feels like watching a magician performing a succession of seemingly impossible illusions, before beckoning you closer to reveal the secrets behind each trick – dazzling you to the point when you dare to dream that you too could pull off such magic … Aspirational inspiration’ – English Garden
‘I’ve been spending days with this book, and would recommend it to anyone practicing, studying, or interested in contemporary garden design’– Let’s Talk

Showcasing 100 exceptional gardens from around the globe, this profusely illustrated book examines the key features of each design in close-up, photographic detail.

With creations by leading British and international landscape architects, such as Dan Pearson, Anthony Paul and Martha Schwartz, Garden Design Close Up will delight all those who enjoy gardens, providing a detailed resource filled with creative ideas and practical advice from award-winning writer and designer Emma Reuss.

Chapters include:
    Art
    Landscape
    World
    Plants
    Composition
    Lifestyle
    Close Up on Colour
    City Space
    Environment
    Atmosphere