Title: The English flower garden and home grounds : design and arrangement shown by existing examples of gardens in Great Britain and Ireland, followed by a description of the plants, shrubs and trees for the open-air garden and their culture
Year: 1906 (1900s)
Authors: Robinson, W. (William), 1838-1935
Subjects: Flower gardening Plants, Ornamental Cottage gardening Gardens
Publisher: London : J. Murray
Contributing Library: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical Garden
Digitizing Sponsor: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical Garden
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/^/-^ CONTENTS. PART I. CHAP. PAGE I.—Art in Relation to Flower-gardening and Garden Design … 3 II.—Garden Design AND Recent Writings UPON IT n III.—Design and Position; Against Styles, Useless Stonework, andStereotyped Plans ; Times Effect on Garden Design ; Archi-tecture and Flower Gardens ; Design not formal only ; UseIN the Garden of Builders, and other Degraded Forms ofthe Plastic Art 21 IV.—Various Flower Gardens : Mainly chosen for their Beauty ;Cottage Gardens in Kent and Somerset ; Mount Usher ;Greenlands ; Golders Hill ; Pendell Court ; Rhianva ;Sheen Cottage ; Drummond Castle ; Penshurst ; ComptonWinyates ; Ketton Cottage ; Powis ; Cotehele ; Edge Hall ;Shrubland ; Chillingham ; Bulwick ; Offington ; Wilton ;Stonelands, and Others 34 v.—Borders of Hardy Flowers 76 VI.—The Reserve and Cut-Flower Gardens VII.—Hardy Bulbous and Tuberous Flowers, and their Garden Use . 98 VIII.—Annual and Biennial Plants, Half-Hardy Plants Annually Raised from Seed 111 IX.—Fenglishflowergar00robi
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