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Chelsea gold : award-winning gardens from the Chelsea Flower Show / John Moreland.

By: Moreland, John.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Cassell, 2000Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0304354317; 9780304354313; 1841881260; 9781841881263.Subject(s): Chelsea Flower Show | Gardens -- England | Horticultural exhibitions -- England -- London | Flower gardening -- England | Flower gardening | Gardens | Horticultural exhibitions | England | England -- LondonDDC classification: 635.9/0942 | 712.607942134 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Summary: Chelsea Flower Show gardens are designed to impress, amuse, educate and inspire. This is an illustrated record of over 30 Chelsea Gold gardens. The author interviewed the designer of each award-winning garden, revealing their thoughts on design and how it might be adapted to a domestic situation.
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Indulge your eyes and inspire your inner gardener with a lavish full-color tour of 30 breathtaking gardens. Each of the captivating botanical marvels showcased here was a gold-medal winner at the prestigious and world-famous Chelsea Flower Show. Some of these garden designs are clearly rooted in practicality while others delight with their wit and drama. From an herbalist's garden harking back to a medieval world of turrets and dragons to a romantic rose garden to a chef's roof garden, each is presented with a detailed description and an interview with the designer. With much to offer the armchair enthusiast, this remarkable collection also features ideas that can be adapted by the home gardener to even the smallest of spaces. "A Selection of Garden Book Club."

Chelsea Flower Show gardens are designed to impress, amuse, educate and inspire. This is an illustrated record of over 30 Chelsea Gold gardens. The author interviewed the designer of each award-winning garden, revealing their thoughts on design and how it might be adapted to a domestic situation.