Gardening at Sissinghurst

Gardening at Sissinghurst
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Format: Hardback, 168 Pages
ISBN: 9780711209916
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
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Created by Vita Sackville-West and Sir Harold Nicolson, Sissinghurst represents romatic gardening at its most successful. It is one of the most visited garden in Britain. This book relates the garden's outstanding features to the distinctive styles of Sir Harold and Vita, and examines the design, development, planting and maintenance of each part of the garden throughout the year. There are detailed planting plans of the beds and borders, and an analysis of the precise use of colours that make this garden one of the most copied in the world. A descriptive catalogue lists the plants raised at Sissinghurst and named after the garden or its creators.

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Tony Lord, photographer, writer and horticultural consultant, holds the Victoria Medal of Honour of the RHS. He has also won the Garden Writers' Guild Award for Best General Gardening Book.

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Specs

Format: Hardback, 168 Pages
ISBN: 9780711209916
Illustrations: 220 colour photographs
Size: 9.961 in x 9.961 in / 253 mm x 253 mm
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