|Format:||Print Book 2010|
|Availability:||Unavailable 0 of 1 copy|
In Thoughtful Gardening , award-winning historian and Financial Times gardening columnist Robin Lane Fox takes readers on a delightful journey through each season of the gardening year. From fending off vine-weevils to visiting Yves Saint Laurent's private gardens in Marrakech, Fox imbues each of his musings with grace, sophistication, and charm. Essential reading for anyone planting a new garden or taking stock of one after several years, Thoughtful Gardening offers expert advice and a touching reminder of the power of art and literature to deepen what we see and experience in nature.
Combining a vast understanding of horticulture with witty and stylish storytelling, these vignettes form--season by season--a rich reflection on the lessons, challenges, and joys of life with a green thumb.
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|Publisher|| New York :Basic Books,2010
xxii, 345 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-325) and index.
|ISBN||9780465021963 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0465021964 (hbk. : alk. paper)