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Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture: A Plant Design Sourcebook

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Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture bridges the gap between garden design books and plant reference encyclopedias. Leading landscaper Linden Hawthorne looks at plants from a designer's perspective (where color is often a secondary consideration) and emphasizes the important roles of plant shape.

Part One reviews fine art principles and shows how they can be successfully
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Hardcover, 280 pages
Published November 14th 2009 by Timber Press (first published September 1st 2009)
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It’s that time of year. The sun is (mostly) shining and things are turning green. Time to think about your garden that has been buried under all that snow since December. And, no better place to get inspired about all the things you want to to do in your garden this year than at the Library. I pulled a couple of books off the NEW book shelf on the second floor this week to start my thinking process. One is Gardening with Shape, Line and Texture: a plant design sourcebook by Linden Hawthorne (do ...more
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