Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Garden Design

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448142075

Category: Gardening

Page: 144

View: 906

Covers everything from the initial planning of your garden on paper to how to make your design a reality with planting, laying and construction guides. This single book will tell you everything you could need to know to achieve your ideal garden. Includes: * how to assess your site, create a style and source materials * advice on planting schemes and achieving year-round interest * tips on working with design principles such as scale, proportion and balance * simple instructions for hard landscaping Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Water Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448141575

Category: Gardening

Page: 96

View: 6538

Water will bring a garden miraculously to life, drawing the eye more than any other feature. When still, its shimmering reflections create a peaceful mood, while moving water animates the garden scene and delights with its mesmerizing sounds. In this definitive guide, Alan shows you how to design and make a water feature to suit any size and style of garden, from a large wildlife pond, stream or rill to the tiniest pebble or wall fountain. * Easy-to-follow instructions and step-by-step diagrams * A–Z directory of Alan’s recommended pond and waterside plants * Guide to choosing and caring for fish * Key tips on encouraging wildlife to your pond * Season-by-season guide to pond maintenance

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Small Gardens

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448142237

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 9632

Successful gardens can be created in the smallest spaces, and in this inspiring and practical guide Alan Titchmarsh shows how to transform even the tiniest outdoor area into an attractive garden. With ideas for maximizing space and advice on garden design, planning and plant selection, this is the definitive handbook for anyone wanting to create a private haven in limited space. * Ideas for front gardens, side passages, courtyards, balconies, rooftops and windowsills * Tricks to make small spaces seem larger * How to use every inch of space, including containers * Easy-to-follow landscaping plans for all garden shapes and styles * Guidance on growing vegetables, herbs and fruit in small plots

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Gardening in the Shade

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448140579

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 3585

Overcome the problems every gardener faces with helpful solutions to the problem of shady spots, and handy tips on how to make the most of these notoriously difficult areas. Includes: * creative design ideas for brightening up dark spaces, including north-facing walls * directory of shade-loving plants * care advice for shady lawns and how to deal with moss and algae * ways to achieve year-round colour and interest Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Gartenstile & Gestaltung

Individuelle Themengärten vom Cottage- bis zum Rosengarten

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831025350

Category:

Page: 191

View: 5527

Gärtnern für Dummies

Author: Sue Fisher,Michael MacCaskey,Bill Marken

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527686967

Category: Gardening

Page: 374

View: 8964

Wenn Sie nicht nur Ihrem grünen Daumen vertrauen wollen Haben Sie ein Stück Erde, das Sie in einen Garten verwandeln möchten, aber außer der Freude an erdverschmierten Händen, sattem Grün und Farbenpracht noch recht wenig Ahnung von Gartenarbeit? Dann ist Gärtnern für Dummies das richtige Buch für Sie! Hier erhalten Sie konkrete Hilfestellung bei der Planung Ihres Gartens und der Wahl der für Sie und Ihr Stück Land passenden Pflanzen. Lernen Sie, wie Sie aus Bäumen, Büschen und Blumen ein harmonisches Ganzes schaffen und mit einjährigen und mehrjährigen Pflanzen Ihren Garten zum Blühen bringen. Außerdem enthält das Buch viele nützliche Tipps zum richtigen Gartengerät, zur Hege und Pflege der Pflanzen, zur Schädlingsbekämpfung und zum Kompostieren.

How to Be a Gardener

Secrets of Success

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: BBC Books

ISBN: 9780563534051

Category: Gardening

Page: 312

View: 3748

Having set out the basic principles of gardening in his first book, in this second volume, Alan Titchmarsh takes an in depth look at all areas of designing and planting your garden. Alan's love of gardening and years of experience really come to the fore as he demonstrates how to create a garden to be proud of. Covering both design and plants, the chapters include boundaries and climbers, patios and containers, borders and perennials and water and wildlife gardens. With its perfect balance of practical advice and inspirational ideas, HOW TO BE A GARDENER: Book Two gets to the very heart of gardening and, together with How to be a Gardener Book One, provides a complete reference manual for any garden owner.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Wildlife Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448142105

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 2647

The most successful gardens work with nature to create natural environments in which jobs such as pollination and pest control are left to the wildlife. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to create natural ecosystems in your garden to encourage beneficial insects, birds and other wildlife and establish the best environment in which your garden will thrive. * Design ideas and planting plans for wildlife-friendly gardens * Wildlife gallery showing common birds, mammals, amphibians and insects and how to attract them to your garden * How to create natural habitats * Recommended trees, shrubs and flowers for biodiversity * Seasonal tasks for the year

Wildlife Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1846074096

Category: Gardening to attract wildlife

Page: 128

View: 1406

The most successful gardens work with nature to create natural environments in which jobs such as pollination and pest control are left to the wildlife. In this definitive guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to create natural ecosystems in your garden to encourage beneficial insects, birds and other wildlife and establish the best environment in which your garden will thrive. * Design ideas and planting plans for wildlife-friendly gardens * Wildlife gallery showing common birds, mammals, amphibians and insects and how to attract them to your garden * How to create natural habitats * Recommended trees, shrubs and flowers for biodiversity * Seasonal tasks for the year

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Lawns Paths and Patios

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448142083

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 9989

Lawns, Paths and Patios focuses on creating the basic structure of your garden, and complementing the basic features with planting, design and furniture. Includes: * how to prepare your site and lay turf, paving, paths and decking * guidance on choosing materials * tips on labour-saving methods and devices * practical advice on seasonal care, feeding and watering Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

Weekend Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1849902186

Category: Gardening

Page: 96

View: 5624

How to create maximum impact in a garden, with minimal effort All gardeners aspire to a beautiful garden that suits their lifestyle, but it can be hard to keep on top of the day-to-day care that gardens often require to look their best. Perfect for those who struggle with the workload, who want a space to relax in but aren't especially green-fingered, or for those are simply too busy to get stuck in, this guide shows how to create an achievable garden that lives up to one's dreams with just a few hours of work a week. It explains the basic principles of labor-saving design and offers readers practical projects that can be completed in a weekend, recommended easy-care plants, solutions for difficult sites, and quick-reference seasonal tasks.

Greenhouse Gardening

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1846074045

Category: Gardening

Page: 128

View: 5273

The ultimate guide to greenhouse planting--the ideal place to propagate seedlings, nurture young plants, experiment with exotic planting, and hide from the rain The greenhouse is one of the most useful tools a gardener can have, and this book provides all the information and advice any gardener needs to set up a greenhouse and get their planting going. The advice offered includes guidance on selecting, installing, and maintaining a greenhouse; recommended vegetables, fruit, herbs, and ornamental plants for growing under cover; practical advice on general care, harvesting, storage, propagation, and pest control; a seasonal management guide; and charming step-by-step illustrations showing essential techniques.

Das grosse Buch der Selbstversorgung

Author: Dick Strawbridge,James Strawbridge

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831018222

Category:

Page: 256

View: 984

Die Autoren bewirtschaften eine Farm in Cornwall und geben praxisnahe Ratschläge und für eine universelle Selbstversorgung - von alternativen Energien bis zum Brotbacken. Auch Stadtbewohner finden nützliche Anregungen.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Flowers and Foliage for Cutting

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448141583

Category: Gardening

Page: 96

View: 1529

We all enjoy having fresh flowers in the home, but they can sometimes be costly and the range is often limited. In this inspiring guide, Alan Titchmarsh shows how to grow a vibrant selection of plants to use in arrangements: flowers of many shapes, sizes and colours, and foliage, berries and seedheads too. With a little planning, you can have something beautiful in your home every day of the year. * A–Z directory of Alan’s recommended plants for cutting * Ideas for arrangements and planting plans for cutting plots * Tips on choosing the right plants for your garden * Expert advice on cutting and preparing flowers and foliage * Seasonal recommendations and ideas for special occasions

How to Garden - Instant Colour

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1849902194

Category: Gardening

Page: 96

View: 2306

Create an explosion of color in the garden that will evolve month by month to bring interest and excitement throughout the year There's no quicker way to add a splash of color to the garden than to plant annuals and biennials that can be moved around throughout the year to suit the overall scheme as it evolves. This guide explains how to add perennials, bulbs, and small shrubs to these traditional bedding plants, which will bring the garden bursting into life, and fill any gaps with stunning flowers. As well as offering design tips for color, texture, scent, and form, it provides ideas for container schemes, explains how to plant up pots and beds and how to propagate new plants from old, and offers a directory of recommended plants.

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Perennial Garden Plants

Author: Alan Titchmarsh

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448140587

Category: Gardening

Page: 144

View: 6185

Herbaceous perennials flower each year, dying down in the winter and springing back to life the following spring. They are central features in the landscape of a garden as they appear year-after-year and must be regarded as constant features. This book gives the expert view on the vast array of flowers available. Includes: * creative garden ideas and border planting plans * practical advice on care, maintenance and propagation * illustrated A-Z profiles of recommended plants * recommended plants for specific purposes, conditions and effects * step-by-step illustrations showing essential techniques Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create beautiful flower borders in your garden.

The Gardener's Year

The Ultimate Month-by-month Gardening Handbook

Author: Alan Titchmarsh,Jonathan Buckley

Publisher: Bbc Publications

ISBN: 9780563521679

Category: Gardening

Page: 311

View: 5477

The Gardener's Year is not about quick fixes, design makeovers or hard drudge, but simply about knowing what you should be doing in your garden, when, and why. Month by month Alan gives us the low-down on how to keep your garden looking its best. In-depth and packed full of useful tips, it includes advice on everything from what seeds you can plant out in your vegetable plot in May, to how to keep your hanging baskets looking stunning in September.

Design trifft Natur

Die modernen Gärten des Piet Oudolf

Author: Piet Oudolf,Noël Kingsbury

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783800179602

Category: Nature

Page: 280

View: 1247

Das Gartenjahr

die richtige Planung Monat für Monat

Author: Ian Spence

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831019878

Category:

Page: 352

View: 2073

Für jeden Monat gibt es einen äWetterberichtä und Checklisten der anfallenden Arbeiten, die auf den nächsten Seiten detailliert mithilfe von Fotos und Zeichnungen und nach Pflanzengattungen getrennt erläutert werden.

Genial gärtnern

biologisch und naturnah

Author: Montagu Don

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831017850

Category:

Page: 440

View: 5561

Der reich illustrierte Band behandelt die Grundlagen des biologischen Gärtners und und informiert über die Bereiche Blumen, Gemüse, Kräuter und Obst; mit zahlreichen Tipps.