Wednesday, December 16, 2009

10 Books for Gardeners

Here are my suggestions for Santa ..hint, hint, hint
(I have a good many but not all of these)

“The Wild Braid, A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden” by Stanley Kunitz
"American Horticultural Society New Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques: The Indispensable Illustrated Practical Guide" edited by David J. Ellis, Fiona Gilsenan, Rita Pelczar and Graham Rice
"Home Outside: Creating the Landscape You Love" by Julie Moir Messervy
“A Countrywoman’s Notes” by Rosemary Verey
“Garden Wisdom” by Leslie Geddes-Brown

“The Welcoming Garden; Designing Your Own Front Garden” and “The Intimate Garden. Twenty Years and Four Seasons in Our Garden” by Gordon Hayward & Mary Hayward.
“Mrs Whaley and Her Charleston Garden” by Emily Whaley
“Vita-Sackville-West: Selected Writings" Mary Ann Ann Caws (Editor), Vita Sackville-West
“Notes from Madoo: Making a Garden in the Hamptons,” by Robert Dash
"Hidcote: The Making of a Garden," by Ethne Clarke

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