• Home
  • Australian Planting Design

Australian Planting Design

Australian Planting Design
  • Author : Paul Thompson
  • Publsiher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release : 03 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0643107010
  • Pages : 211 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
GET THIS BOOKAustralian Planting Design

Summary:
Previously published: South Melbourne: Lothian Books, 2002.



Native: Art and Design with Australian Plants

Native: Art and Design with Australian Plants
  • Author : Kate & Kate & Ivankovic-Wa Herd
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKNative: Art and Design with Australian Plants

"Native offers planting palettes and design themes, gardening techniques and inspiration for an original and exciting perspective on the very best of Australian local flora. When Kate Herd started experimenting with how she pruned and trained the native plants in her riverside garden in Melbourne, she made some amazing discoveries. A eucalyptus shrub she had cut right back to the ground reappeared as the most beautiful sprawling ground cover. Westringia was shaped to impersonate perfect English Box balls. And she


The New Australian Garden

The New Australian Garden
  • Author : Michael Bates
  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release : 23 August 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe New Australian Garden

The New Australian Garden is an insider's account of the journey to design, construct and plant 18 landmark gardens that represent a new movement in Australian landscape design - one where the relationship between architecture and garden is paramount. Landscaper Michael Bates, working alone and in collaboration with some of the greatest design talents in the field, creates spaces that connect indoor to outdoor through masterful use of levels, innovative materials and experimental planting. Traditional lawns are reimagined as contoured sculptural





The New Ornamental Garden

The New Ornamental Garden
  • Author : Simon Rickard
  • Publisher : CSIRO PUBLISHING
  • Release : 03 March 2011
GET THIS BOOKThe New Ornamental Garden

This book takes a fresh look at garden-worthy plants for Australian conditions. It will help gardeners to reappraise their climate, select appropriate plants and modify gardening practices to create beautiful gardens featuring native and exotic plants with proven drought tolerance, reliability and minimal weed potential. The New Ornamental Garden shows how heat, cold, water availability, rainfall patterns, length of growing season, evaporation rate and humidity influence plant growth in Australia, from the wet sub-tropics to the temperate climate of southern


The Cultivated Wild

The Cultivated Wild
  • Author : Raymond Jungles
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Cultivated Wild

"Color and texture burst forth at every turn in gardens by landscape architect Raymond Jungles. Sculptural bromeliads, swaying palms, delicate epiphytes, and vibrant orchids combine to immerse visitors in rich, lush environments that captivate the eye with layer upon layer of interest. Taking cues first from a site's topography and conditions, Jungles combines tapestries of plants with unique water elements that enhance what nature has offereduswaths of grasses and succulents direct the eye toward unspeakably romantic Caribbean vistas, intriguingly pitted


Australian Dreamscapes

Australian Dreamscapes
  • Author : Claire Takacs
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 November 2018
GET THIS BOOKAustralian Dreamscapes

In Australian Dreamscapes, Claire Takacs showcases the varied gardens found in the Australian landscape, from lush green oases to semi-arid settings. Claire profiles Australian gardens, gardeners and garden designers who are drawing on the international movement towards a more naturalistic approach to planting design. Similar to the New Perennial movement and Prairie-style, these gardens take into consideration how plants grow in the wild and have created highly textural, visually pleasing gardens that appeal not only to our love of beauty,


The New Native Garden

The New Native Garden
  • Author : Paul Urquhart
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe New Native Garden

The New Native Garden illustrates how to use native plants as part of a 'designed' garden. By concentrating on style and design concepts such as mass, texture, shape and foliage, this book aims to dispel common misconceptions about the 'bush' garden. With detailed illustrations and planting plans, this easy-to-follow book opens up a whole new world of possibilities for the Australian garden. With its emphasis on design, The New Native Garden shows how Australian plants can be used for formal,


The Garden of Ideas

The Garden of Ideas
  • Author : Richard Aitken
  • Publisher : The Miegunyah Press
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Garden of Ideas

The Garden of Ideas tells an inspiring and engaging story of Australian garden design. From the imaginings of emigrant garden-makers of the late eighteenth century to the concerns of twenty-first-century gardeners, this book charts its way across four centuries through a handsome and satisfying fusion of images and text. The Garden of Ideas is embellished with an unparalleled array of images - paintings, drawings, prints, plans, and photographs - each richly evocative of their time and most never previously published.


Landscape Design with Plants

Landscape Design with Plants
  • Author : Brian Clouston
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 22 October 2013
GET THIS BOOKLandscape Design with Plants

Landscape Design with Plants, Second Edition focuses on landscape architecture. The book first discusses trees in the countryside. Adaptation to locality, self-town vegetation, designs for both short-term and long-term effect, ecological planting, and plant associations are described. The text looks at planting for forestry. The need for afforestation; forest habitat; scale of the forest mosaic; and woodlands as visual elements in the landscape are considered. The book puts emphasis on trees in urban areas, shrubs and groundcover, and herbaceous plants



Planting Dreams

Planting Dreams
  • Author : Richard Aitken
  • Publisher : NewSouth
  • Release : 01 September 2016
GET THIS BOOKPlanting Dreams

'A garden should ... be just a little too big to keep the whole cultivated. Then it gives it a chance to go a little wild in spots' - Edna Walling, landscape designer Waratah or wattle? Chrysanthemum or rose? Planting Dreams celebrates the artistry and imagination that have shaped Australian gardens. Respected garden historian Richard Aitken explores the environmental and social influences that have helped produce our unique gardening culture.