The Small Garden Author:David Squire The Small Garden is an inspiring, imaginative guide to creating beautiful gardens and landscapes in the smallest of spaces. With lavish photographs and superb illustrations, David Squire shows you how to make the most of your garden and its contours, whatever their shape or wherever your garden is located. There is also a wealth of advice on h... more »ow to overcome major obstacles, from a garden with too much shade or difficult soil, to a space that is constantly battered by coastal winds. In every case, this book can show you how to turn the most challenging area into an exciting and pleasurable place, from a tradition English flower garden or wild, woodland scene, to a garden with Mediterranean influences or more formal Japanese design.
This authoratative, well-written book is packed with good ideas and helpful tips, and will appeal to the novice and expert alike. Whatever the difficulty and however small the space, The Small Garden will be an essential item on any gardener's shelf.« less
Great pictures. Detailed information for many gardening requirements (such as dividing perennials, constructing paths, growing cuttings, pruning, planting fruit trees--yes, in a compact way). Actual garden plans are included.