Джон Брукс Garden Design

Garden Design

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John Brookes is undoubtedly the doyen of modern garden designers. Since going into practice in the 1960s, he has taught, lectured and communicated to an ever wider public through his books. "Garden Design", first published in 1991, quickly established itself as the designer's bible.
In this expanded and updated edition of his classic book, John Brookes addresses the latest trends in garden design as well as surveying new materials and techniques. He also shows you how to use the computer as a design tool, and features new, or extended, sections on key styles, such as Minimalist, Mediterranean, Urban and Japanese and Oriental. What does not change in this new edition is John Brookes' inspirational approach to design. Drawing on his world famous garden design course and his lecture tours that have taken him from Kew Gardens and Europe to the USA, Australia, South Africa, South America and Japan, he combines clever and stylish design options with detailed information and practical advice. Garden Design has become the essential coursebook for thousands of students as well as a favourite sourcebook of ideas for countless garden owners worldwide - amateurs and professionals alike.
Whether you want to redesign your existing garden or are creating a new garden from scratch, John Brookes takes you step-by-step through every stage in creating your own designs from the easy to learn skills for measuring your garden and drawing up a plan, to judging scale, using pattern and siting plants. Using specially commissioned full colour photographs, drawings and plans he shows you how to give your garden a coherent style by the and demonstrates how to fully integrate plants successfully into your desigh.