Creating a Garden of the Senses PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Creating a Garden of the Senses free pdf Create a harmonious garden style all the year round with innovative use of colour and pattern. Experience the soothing sounds of birdsong, the hum of insects, the rustle of leaves and the gentle trickle of water in the garden. Tempt your palate with sweet and edible flowers, plump summer fruits, delicious gourmet vegetables and fragrant herbs. Incorporate soft, velvety-textured plants and shrubs that cry out to be touched, and tactile floor surfaces that invite bare feet. Plant heady-scented roses, fragrant climbers and aromatic bulbs, annuals, herbs and shrubs to make your own pleasure garden. This beautiful book will show you how to add sensory elements into the garden, whether planting a fragrant honeysuckle near a window, adding a gently flowing water feature to attract wildlife, or planning beautiful borders to create romantic atmosphere or glorious year-round colour. Imagine the captivating scent of herbs and flowers, feast your eyes on a sunny summer border, hear the busy hum of bees, brush past soft foliage and taste sweet fruit freshly picked. A garden can incorporate all these elements whatever its aspect or size. With practical planting suggestions and delightful, evocative photographs of achievable garden schemes, "Creating a Garden of the Senses" will inspire you to make your garden a sensory paradise.

About Jenny Hendy

Jenny Hendy worked as a researcher and writer for one of Britain's leading gardening magazines and since turning freelance has established a career as an internationally published author, lecturer and radio broadcaster. In addition to writing and presenting, Jenny runs a thriving garden design consultancy. Her other titles include Topiary (Aquamarine) and The CreativeGuide to Patio, Terraoe, Backyard

Details Book

Author : Jenny Hendy
Publisher : Aquamarine
Data Published : 01 May 2009
ISBN : 1903141729
EAN : 9781903141724
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Creating a Garden of the Senses



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Scent in the Garden free pdfScent in the Garden

    This title helps you create a fragrant paradise to enjoy throughout the year. shown in 100 stunning photographs. You can make the most of scent around the garden by planting bulbs..


  • A Garden of Herbs free pdfA Garden of Herbs

    A Garden of Herbs by Eleanour Sinclair Rohde. This book is primarily intended for those who are going to create an old fashioned herb garden. and who want to know how to use these herbs as our great grandmothers did: but even if you buy your herbs at the store..


  • Japanese Garden Design Traditions and Techniques free pdfJapanese Garden Design Traditions and Techniques

    This book offers practical ways to create five classic styles: Stroll Garden. Tea Garden. Courtyard Garden. Dry Garden and Pond Garden. The essential elements are explored in detail..


  • Doing the Garden free pdfDoing the Garden

    Spring is here and visiting the garden centre. choosing flowers. planting and digging are all part of "doing the garden" and with baby. dog. rabbit and a garden gnome to help. what could be more fun. By the author of "Going Shopping"..


  • Introduction to Garden Borders free pdfIntroduction to Garden Borders

    Table of Contents Introduction to Garden Borders Introduction Planning a Border Preparing Your Border Lime Application Manuring General Cultivation Tips Planting of Shrubs List of Different Color Plants Borders of Just One Color Getting a Period Border Narrow Borders Aspect Borders General Herbaceous Borders Choosing the Right Background Staking and Supports Growing a Shrub Border Using Bulbs in Your Border Bulb Selection Planting Your Bulbs Border Bulbs - Hyacinth and Crocus Management of your Borders Traditional Control of Slugs Conclusion Author Bio Publisher Introduction No one knows which creative gardener decided to line the borders of his flower beds with plants of a different contrasting color and how many millenniums ago..


  • Creating a Garden of the Senses free pdfCreating a Garden of the Senses

    Free Online Books No Download. Create a harmonious garden style all the year round with innovative use of colour and pattern. Experience the soothing sounds of birdsong, the hum of insects, the rustle