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Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden.

DARKE, Rick and TALLAMY, Doug.

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ISBN 10: 1604694084 / ISBN 13: 9781604694086
Editorial: Timber Press,, Portland:, 2014
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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Color photographs by Rick Darke throughout. First edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. N° de ref. de la librería 74034

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Título: Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and ...

Editorial: Timber Press,, Portland:

Año de publicación: 2014

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine

Edición: 1st Edition

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"Two giants of the natural gardening world, Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy, have collaborated on their best work yet."--Anne Raver "New York Times " "Let me state, without hyperbole, this is the best gardening book I have ever read."--Cathie Draine "Rapid City Journal " "This collaboration is beautifully executed."--Ellen Honeycutt "Georgia Native Plants " Let me state, without hyperbole, this is the best gardening book I have ever read. --Cathie Draine "Rapid City Journal "" This collaboration is beautifully executed. --Ellen Honeycutt "Georgia Native Plants "" "This thoughtful, intelligent book is all about connectivity, addressing a natural world in which we are the primary influence." --The New York Times Books Review "Two giants of the natural gardening world, Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy, have collaborated on their best work yet." --The New York Times "Gives meaningful definition to the idea of biodiversity . . . . the book offers guidance for creating beautiful landscapes that will be durable and "support life without sacrificing aesthetics." --Publishers Weekly "Essential for gardeners and nature lovers interested in sustainability." --Booklist "A fascinating and beautiful book on creating gardens for wildlife." --Library Journal "With beautiful photos and many examples, they argue eloquently that gardens can be civilized, lovely and even elegant while incorporating local plants and creating habitat for birds and the entire ecosystem in which they live." --Chicago Tribune "A rich guide on creating sustainable landscapes." --Sunset "Will become the most popular book of the decade." --Real Dirt "Here's the book of the season, worth contemplating all winter long for the heartfelt and elegant practicality of its environmentalism. . . . Darke's beautiful photos stress the interconnectedness of nature, while illustrating how to create healthy ecosystems that serve humans, plants, animals, insects and birds." --Pacific Northwest Magazine "The Living Landscape will enable you to create a garden that is full of life and fulfills both human needs and the needs of wildlife communities." --The Detroit News "The Living Landscape by Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy is a beautiful guide to creating and maintaining a landscape that is not only beautiful and functional for its human inhabitants but also offers food and shelter for wildlife." --Daily Herald "Both a primer on how landscapes develop in the wild and a manual for learning how to observe wild areas and then apply nature's principles to your own garden, the book has breathtaking photographs by the authors of wildlife including birds, butterflies, moths, turtles, and bees luxuriating in habitats provided by gardens designed with their needs in mind." --Gardenista This thoughtful, intelligent book is all about connectivity, addressing a natural world in which we are the primary influence. The New York Times Books Review Two giants of the natural gardening world, Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy, have collaborated on their best work yet. The New York Times Gives meaningful definition to the idea of biodiversity . . . . the book offers guidance for creating beautiful landscapes that will be durable and support life without sacrificing aesthetics. Publishers Weekly Essential for gardeners and nature lovers interested in sustainability. Booklist A fascinating and beautiful book on creating gardens for wildlife. Library Journal With beautiful photos and many examples, they argue eloquently that gardens can be civilized, lovely and even elegant while incorporating local plants and creating habitat for birds and the entire ecosystem in which they live. Chicago Tribune A rich guide on creating sustainable landscapes. Sunset Will become the most popular book of the decade. Real Dirt Here s the book of the season, worth contemplating all winter long for the heartfelt and elegant practicality of its environmentalism. . . . Darke s beautiful photos stress the interconnectedness of nature, while illustrating how to create healthy ecosystems that serve humans, plants, animals, insects and birds. Pacific Northwest Magazine The Living Landscape will enable you to create a garden that is full of life and fulfills both human needs and the needs of wildlife communities. The Detroit News The Living Landscape by Rick Darke and Doug Tallamy is a beautiful guide to creating and maintaining a landscape that is not only beautiful and functional for its human inhabitants but also offers food and shelter for wildlife. Daily Herald Both a primer on how landscapes develop in the wild and a manual for learning how to observe wild areas and then apply nature s principles to your own garden, the book has breathtaking photographs by the authors of wildlife including birds, butterflies, moths, turtles, and bees luxuriating in habitats provided by gardens designed with their needs in mind. Gardenista" "Will become the most popular book of the decade."--Ken Druse "Real Dirt " Shares insights on beauty and biodiversity, plants and pollinators, and new design strategies for personal gardens both large and small. "

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