'The book's author Barbara Baker, a British writer described as a 'keen' gardener, turns out to be an intrepid researcher, curious and tireless. Not only did she carefully choose the designers who appear in her book, she also travelled to 12 different countries to meet them and tour their gardens.' --Jeanne Rostaing, Gardenista Blog (Vol. 7, Issue 94); October 23, 2013
This is a must-have for budding designers, professional and amateur and amateur' --Telegraph
'A handsome volume with enticing photography' --The Irish Gardener
Barbara Baker is the author of many books including 'Dream Gardens of England' (Merrell Publishers, 2010) and 'Why We Garden: Stories of a British Obsession' (Aston House Press, 2004). Barbara is a keen gardener herself, and is a member of the Garden Media Guild, and has given talks at universities, societies, and on the radio.