Thursday, July 7, 2011

looking for water

avant gardeners: visionary designers for the contemporary landscape

A very adventurous book dealing with 50 world designers..'wigandia' included.

avant gardeners: visionary designers for the contemporary landscape

Gardens in Perspective: Jerry Harpur:

I particularly like Jerry's Photographs of 'wigandia'

(9781840007718) Gardens in Perspective: Jerry Harpur: Buy Online

Harpur Garden Images :: Wigandia

Jerry stayed overnight and captured the great evening light and next day the morning light!
Harpur Garden Images :: Wigandia

Dream Gardens 100 Inspirational Gardens Tania Compton and Andrew Lawson

An honour to be included in this great book by one of the great photographers of our age.

merrellpublishers.com

Visions of beauty: Anna Pavord reviews the year's most stunning new gardening books

A stunning collection of gardens but i must add the author did not set foot in 'wigandia'..but wrote it up none the less!

Visions of beauty: Anna Pavord reviews the year's most stunning new gardening books, and uncovers a bumper crop of stocking fillers - Gardening, House & Home - The Independent

rumblings..

the garden world for much too long has looked up its own garden path in awe of itself and all its past glories, at the greater expense of fresh idea’s which are of our time and not of some nostalgic dewy eyed  Edwardian mindset or the inevitable rework of Capability Brown concepts done in miniature..