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Natural Garden

4.11  ·  Rating Details  ·  37 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
How to create a garden that practically takes care of itself and harmonizes with nature, presented with more than 400 gorgeous photographs taken all over the United States. More than 400 full-color photographs, 15 line drawings.
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published December 12th 1988 by Clarkson Potter
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Jody Yarnall
Feb 03, 2015 Jody Yarnall rated it it was amazing
This is a dream. A natural yard full of butterflies, moths, bees, ....birds. Wonderful to aspire to.
David Ward
Jan 20, 2016 David Ward rated it liked it
Natural Garden by Ken Druse (Clarkson Potter 1988) (712.6). This book was originally one of my earliest Goodreads reviews. My review read “Very pretty but very shallow information-wise.” Seeing as this book features over 400 photos, I'll let my original opinion stand. My rating: 7/10, finished 2009.
Julie Fischer
I have several Ken Druse books. I have listened to lectures he has given and refer to his books often when designing a garden. His pictures make you feel like you are waundering through his garden. I recommend this book to all garden lovers.
Lily C
Dec 14, 2013 Lily C rated it liked it
Shelves: gardening
Beautiful pictures, sound advice, aimed mostly at the US climates, but with a little research on hardiness, and local plants the principles can applied here in Canada or take the plant lists with a pinch of salt.
Sara
Jan 26, 2009 Sara rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: all the gardeners I know
This book puts my take on gardening into words. Use native/hardy plants to interpret any style into a nearly carefree garden.
Marilynn Shea
Nov 24, 2012 Marilynn Shea rated it it was amazing
great ideas for rural gardens with some acreage..love it...
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