TAKE CHELSEA HOME: Practical InspirationCHRIS YOUNG Book Number: 81607 Product format: Hardback
The centenary edition published by the Royal Horticultural Society with a foreword by Alan Titchmarsh, here is practical inspiration from the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Take home the best ideas, trends, styles and techniques with this inspirational sourcebook. Now extensively updated for the show's centenary, it identifies the most attractive, practical and portable ideas from hundreds of gardens and designers over the last eight years. From lighting a dim corner, improving your planting scheme and creating a sophisticated theme to making a cosy space for relaxing or entertaining, here is how to transform our gardens and outdoor spaces. Unusual touches are using spade heads, making artworks out of fencing, beautiful mosaic tiles, using sculpture for strong effect, aqua dramatics, raised beds; illuminate your garden, install a green roof, plant wisely for drought, master cloud pruning, attract wildlife and think about sustainability throughout. Packed with expert tips and fact boxes and stunning colour photos. 224 large pages.
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