Author(s): Toby Musgrave
The inspirational resource for garden designers and garden-lovers - now available in a compelling compact format.
The ultimate garden book - both a collection of gardens from around the world and a resource for those seeking inspiration on garden design and planting. Featuring over 250 permanent gardens by leading garden designers, horticulturalists and landscape architects, from the 14th century to the present day, and covering all key types and styles of garden, this well-illustrated compendium combines images, text, key information and captions for each of the featured gardens, appealing to both amateur and professional gardeners, as well as garden designers.
"A sensational collection of the world's greatest gardens. Mouthwatering!" —Alan Titchmarch, gardener, novelist, and broadcaster
"A source of inspiration for some and a practical guide for many, The Gardener's Garden is also a testament to centuries of human passion for the garden." —Madison Cox, garden designer
"A smorgasbord of a book, a platter offering delights to tease the palate." —New York Times Book Review
"Comprehensive and informative – not to mention gorgeous!" —Martha Stewart Living
Madison Cox has designed gardens for prestigious clients and locations, including Sting, Michael Bloomberg, Marella Agnelli, Gramercy Park in New York, and London’s St Martin's Lane.
Toby Musgrave is an authority on garden history; his books have covered a wide range of subjects and he has presented popular programmes on ITV and Channel 4. He is faculty lecturer in garden and plant history at the Danish Institute for Study.