Projects for Small Gardens

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The hard landscape is the most expensive element of a landscape. Woody plants are expensive and hard to relocate, so you want to make sure you plant them in the right place the first time. The new patio looks fantastic, and your staff were both professional and friendly. I have experience in creating eye-catching urban gardens, exquisite courtyards, a sense of address commercial gardens, as well as expansive gardens in the country.

Pages: 272

Publisher: RYLAND PETERS & SMAL (February 1, 2006)

ISBN: 184597123X

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