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The planting design handbook

Author: Nick Robinson; Jia-Hua Wu
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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Emphasizing the role of vegetation layers and designed plant communities in complex and diverse plant assemblages for all kinds of sites and uses, this book provides a complete examination of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Robinson, Nick, 1954-
Planting design handbook.
London; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016
(DLC) 2015024498
(OCoLC)930364085
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Robinson; Jia-Hua Wu
ISBN: 9781317021247 131702124X 1317021258 9781317021254 9781472415509 1472415507 9781315554648 131555464X
OCLC Number: 952157251
Description: 1 online resource (xl, 373 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Part I: Principles --
1. Why design? --
2. Plants as a medium for design --
3. Spatial characteristics of plants --
4. Creating spaces with plants --
5. Composite landscape --
6. Visual properties of plants --
7. Visual composition --
8. Plant assemblages --
9. Ecological and horticultural factors --
Part II: Process --
10. Design methodology --
Part III: Practice --
11. Large-scale planting --
12. Small-scale planting --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Nick Robinson ; illustrations by Jia-Hua Wu.
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