Brenda Colvin: A Career in Landscape

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Incorporating a water feature is a good idea due to its calming effect and can act as 'grey noise’. Nestled in a patch of remnant banksia woodland, this rambling European style garden provokes the senses with its range of fragrant plants and adds ambience through the incorporation of advanced trees. In turn, the Spaniards and the Portuguese introduced their ideas in the Americas, where these techniques were combined with the already well-developed Aztec and Inca traditions. Whether you require a complete garden makeover, a new landscape construction or a simple terrace tidy-up service, you can have the peace of mind that our reliable and professional team will complete your gardening project to the highest of standards.

Pages: 240

Publisher: Frances Lincoln; First Edition edition (February 1, 2011)

ISBN: 0711231710

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