The Essential Garden Design Workbook

Completely Revised and Expanded

By Rosemary Alexander Rachel Myers

A bestselling classic completely revised and updated

The third edition of The Essential Garden Design Workbook is fully updated with new color photograph and illustrations, garden plans, and growing information for the top fifty plants no designer should be without. You’ll also find updated information on designing with computer-aided design (CAD), details on sustainability ad biodiversity, and important advice on working with contractors.

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Review quotes
“The attention to detail at every stage is fantastic. . . . Even if you don’t want to be a designer, it is a book worth having.” —Gardens Illustrated

“This comprehensive workbook provides a structured approach to design that students and professionals alike will find invaluable.” —The American Gardener

“Well-written, straightforward text, instructive line drawings, and beautiful, informative color photographs.” —Choice

“Invaluable resource. . . . this expanded classic is for anyone interested in designing beautiful, successful gardens.” —Michigan Gardener​
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August 08, 2017