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Noel Kingsbury

Full Name: Noel Kingsbury
Number of Works: 47
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ISBN: 0881927414, 9780881927412
Keywords: design, gardens
Pages: 224
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1857328787, 9781857328783
Keywords: plants, architectural
Pages: 144
Published: 1996
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0706377117, 9780706377118
Keywords: garden, transform, plants
Pages: 160
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0823002861, 9780823002863
Keywords: plants, exotic, bold
Pages: 112
  • Rating: 80%

Plants that leap out from the rest by virtue of their striking forms, vivid hues, large leaves, or dramatic spikes star in this glorious guide to designing exotic, award-winning gardens. This author's imaginative design schemes feature exotic plants that seem to have wandered into the garden from another climate. Page after page of inspiring photographs show how such plants can suggest a tropical atmosphere, capturing the admiration of anyone whose eye sweeps over them. The book includes a discussion of the characteristics of bold plants and the settings most hospitable to them; a directory o
ISBN: 0823004260, 9780823004263
Keywords: bamboos, grasses
Pages: 111
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 60%

Among the most important plants used in contemporary landscape design, ornamental grasses and bamboos can transform an ordinary outdoor space into a gracious garden in a variety of ways, all beautifully illustrated in this innovative book. Easy to grow and maintain, the grasses and bamboos featured are shown as part of imaginative design schemes. Planted as single specimens, they make striking focal points; in mixed borders, smaller forms bring rhythm; in water gardens, they add height; in shady areas, gentle movement. The book includes a directory of the best one hundred grasses and bamboos
ISBN: 1841720445, 9781841720449
Keywords: plants, bold
Pages: 112
Published: 1900
  • Rating: 60%