Ann Lovejoy's Organic Garden Design School: A Guide for

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Language: English

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A contemporary easy care native garden for a busy young family which successfully navigates a steep, sandy site. With strong religious and spiritual significance – an Islamic garden is truly a place of reflection, rest and a reminder of paradise. After some online research, the couple met with Gardens Galore owner Jim Byiers and were immediately taken by his personable approach and were actively involved in the design process from start to finish.

Pages: 288

Publisher: Rodale Books (March 7, 2001)

ISBN: 0875968368

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