New York in bloom / Georgianna Lane.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Abrams Image, Description: 159 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1419730797; 9781419730795.Subject(s): New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works | Gardens -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works | Floral decorations -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works | Flower arrangement -- Pictorial works | New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travelDDC classification: 917.471
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
While flowers might not be the first thing you think of when you picture New York City, the city offers access to some of the best blooms on the planet. A companion to the popular Paris in Bloom , New York in Bloom reveals a softer side of New York, showcasing extraordinary parks, gardens, flower markets, and the work of some of the world's best florists, alongside the city's iconic architecture. Stunning photography from Georgianna Lane takes readers on a floral tour of the city, juxtaposing floral beauty with the city's trademark energy and grit. Also including a detailed list of recommended venues to explore and a guide to the season's signature blooms, New York in Bloom is a beautiful gift for New York lovers and New Yorkers alike.
Includes index of photographs.
New York in Bloom leads you on a beautiful floral tour of the metropolis—past stylish floral studios and corner shops overflowing with fresh-cut blooms, through bustling flower markets, to blooming trees and lush public parks. With sumptuous photography, the unexpected, softer side of New York is revealed by juxtaposing floral beauty with exquisite botanical details found in the city’s iconic architecture. Also included are field guides to locating and identifying common spring blooms, a list of recommended locations and vendors, and a tutorial on how to create your own New York–style floral bouquet. For anyone who loves New York City, flowers, and photography, New York in Bloom is a gorgeous gift and an essential addition to one’s library of fine books.
Introduction -- Parks and gardens -- Floral studios -- Market flowers -- Floral displays.