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Zen in your garden / Jenny Hendy.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 712.6 HENDY (Text) 33946003131138 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0804832897
  • ISBN: 9780804832892
  • ISBN: 0804847533
  • ISBN: 9780804847537
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Tuttle Pub., 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: pt. 1 Beginning with Zen -- Introduction -- Japanese esthetics -- The Zen approach -- Leading the eye -- pt. 2 Design -- A modern interpretation -- Adapting local materials -- Thought before action -- Awakening to the garden -- Dry mountain water -- Symbolic rock -- Dry garden design -- Symbolic water -- Water garden origins -- Water in your garden -- Woodland gardens -- Moss gardens -- Tuning in to nature -- Making a garden for wildlife -- Courtyard gardens -- A room with a view -- pt. 3 Making a garden -- Planning a water feature -- Building a natural pond -- Formal pools and other features -- Stepping stones and bridges -- Selecting and placing rock -- Surfacing and planting the dry garden -- Stepping stones and pathways -- Decking and boardwalks -- Sceens -- Solid backdrops -- Gates and entranceways -- The tea house -- Seating and garden furniture -- Sculptural form -- Creating a focus -- Lighting -- pt. 4 Planting -- Spring -- Summer -- Fall -- Winter -- Planting philosophy -- Foliage as sculpture -- The green garden -- Flowers -- Trees in the landscape -- Pruning and shaping plants -- pt. 5 Plant portraits -- Bamboo -- Ground cover -- Trees -- Evergreens -- Shrubs and climbers -- Water plants -- Plants for shaping -- Perennials and bulbs -- Mosses and ferns.
Summary, etc.: "Discover the essence of Zen and transform your garden unto a sacred space with this practical introduction to the art of Japanese garden design."
Subject: Gardens, Japanese > Zen influences.

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