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illustrated Gertrude Jekyll

Gertrude Jekyll

illustrated Gertrude Jekyll

colour schemes for the flower garden

by Gertrude Jekyll

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Color in gardening,
  • Flower gardening,
  • Gardens -- Design

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrations by Charlotte Wess.
    ContributionsWess, Charlotte., Jekyll, Gertrude, 1843-1932.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB454.3.C64 J44 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2417008M
    ISBN 100316306991
    LC Control Number87083435

      00 The English gardens of Gertrude Jekyll () have influenced good garden design throughout the world. While many of Jekyll's gardens and original plantings have disappeared, and only a handful of her plans are well-known, thousands survive in archives. Richard Bisgrove has selected a representative sample from this remarkable collection, and the designs--including plans for 5/5(1). Judith B. Tankard is a landscape historian, author, and preservation consultant. She received an M.A. in art history from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, and has taught at the Landscape Institute, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, since In , she was awarded a Gold Medal by the Massachusetts Horticultural Society for her role in the advancement of historic New.

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Gertrude Jekyll (Jekyll, Gertrude, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Jekyll, Gertrude, Children and Gardens (London: Offices of "Country life", Ltd.; New York, C. Scribner's Sons, ). Gertrude Jekyll (; 29 November —8 December ) was an influential British horticulturist, garden designer, artist [1] and writer. She created over gardens in the United Kingdom, Europe and the United States, and wrote over 1, articles [1] for magazines such as Country Life and William Robinson's The Garden. [2] Jekyll has been described as "a premier influence in garden design.

    Gertrude thought of roses as “garden furniture” and showcased their many growth habits in all her work. For more information about Gertrude Jekyll, search amazon etc for the books by and about her. The link above is the best source for the beautifully illustrated book I have, which I highly recommend. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Wood and Garden Notes and thoughts, practical and critical, of a working amateur Author: Gertrude Jekyll Release Date: June 1, [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding.


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