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The modern cottage garden : a fresh approach to a classic style  Cover Image Book Book

The modern cottage garden : a fresh approach to a classic style / Greg Loades ; with photography by Neil Hepworth.

Loades, Greg, (author.). Hepworth, Neil, (photographer.).


This design-forward guide teaches gardeners how to blend the best aspects of two important styles: the traditional cottage garden and the New Perennial movement.
Loades presents a fusions of classic cottage style and the new perennial movement, and teaches gardeners how to combine the best of both styles. Big, colorful blooms and striking grasses and native plants can be fitted into one beautiful space that requires little maintenance and has a long season of interest. He offers fresh planting ideas for containers, small gardens, and diverse climates, creating an exciting style that can shine anywhere. -- adapted from back cover

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  • ISBN: 9781604699081
  • ISBN: 1604699086
  • Physical Description: 227 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 214) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface: What is the modern cottage garden? -- Roots. The traditional cottage garden ; The new perennial garden -- How to create a modern cottage garden. Planting a gardener's garden ; In small spaces ; In containers -- A year in the modern cottage garden: growing and looking after the garden season by season. Spring ; Summer ; Autumn ; Winter -- Fifty essential plants: A to Z.
Subject: Cottage gardening.
Cottage gardens.
Jardins de cottage.
GARDENING > Flowers > Perennials.
GARDENING > Garden Design.
HOUSE & HOME > Outdoor & Recreational Areas.
Cottage gardens.
Cottage gardening.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Instructional and educational works.
Matériel d'éducation et de formation.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Swinomish Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library.


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La Conner Regional Library 635.9 LOADES 112446 NON FICTION Available -

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