"Leagues above the common garden design primer. Superb photographs with the best depth of focus seen in any gardening book. Recommended."--"Library Journal"" Focuses on garden highlights, such as pools, pergolas, gazebos, and brick pavings, with concise planting plans."--"Booklist"
The Ultimate Garden Designer has so far sold over 200,000 copies to the UK and Export markets. In 2007 the Gardening genre was worth GBP17.6 million. Tim Newbury is an expert in the field of garden design, and has designed and built several gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, all of which have won awards, including three Gold Medals. Garden design is now more popular than ever - annual attendance at the Chelsea Flower Show has had to be capped at 157,000 paying visitors to ensure visitor comfort (with day-tickets costing GBP41 each), and BBC Two's coverage of the show has attracted over 2.5 million viewers (over 11% of the viewing public). --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
A qualified landscape architect, Tim Newbury has worked in garden design for the past 25 years. His designs have been awarded four gold medals at the Chelsea Flower Show, and he is also the author of several books on the subject, including 'Planting by Numbers' and the bestselling 'Ultimate Garden Designer'. Location: Attleborough, Norfolk