Everything for the Garden

Judith B. Tankard, Richard C. Nylander, Alan Emmet, Virginia Lopez Begg

A visual delight for garden aficionados, from the novice gardener to the landscape designer. This should be on every garden lover's bookshelf.
Date Published :
September 2019
Publisher :
Historic New England
Illustration :
fully illustrated
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780989059848
Pages : 144
Dimensions : 11 X 8.5 inches
Stock Status : In stock


Everything for the Garden is for anyone who enjoys gardening at home, visiting historic landscapes, or admiring plants and flowers in art and culture. Colorfully illustrated by material from Historic New England’s extensive collection, the book celebrates the objects and literature that people used to make and enjoy gardens from the mid-nineteenth century to today.

Essays by well-known experts include Virginia Lopez Begg on garden clubs and horticultural societies, Alan Emmet on garden portraits, Richard Nylander on a cornucopia of catalogs and on garden architecture and ornament, and Judith Tankard on designing and making the garden.

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