Roses - Old | Garden History

Published to coincide with the Chelsea Flower Show, this sourcebook and guide lists which roses to use where, what to plant with roses and how to design and plant a rose garden. A history and celebration of rose gardens from the earliest times thorugh the late 18th century when the Empress Josephine created the first garden made exclusively for roses at Malmaison near Paris and on to gardens of the present day in Euope, the USA, Australia and New Zealand, the author charts the changing fashions which determine how roses are used by gardeners and suggests ideas for formal and informal designs. Jane Fearnley-Whittingstall is a garden designer and consultant who has won three wards for gardens at the Cheleas Flower Show. Minor shelf wear with small rip in dj - priced accordingly

$30.00(NZD) RRP $59.95(NZD)

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General Fields

  • : 9780701133443
  • : chatto
  • : chatto
  • : May 1989
  • : 275mm X 218mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : 635.933372
  • : 202
  • : 60 colour and 40 b&w photographs, plans, prints