The Dry Garden :: Beth Chatto

The Dry Garden :: Beth Chatto soon to be presented for sale on the brilliant BookLovers of Bath web site!

London, Toronto & Melbourne: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1978, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Sketches; Black & white photographs; Plans;

From the cover: Too often a long hot sunny summer means that the gardener cannot enjoy his garden. Beth Chatto, who is internationally known for her nursery of unusual plants, has gardened for the last thirty years in Essex, the driest part of England. Convinced of the futility of trying to grow traditional moisture-loving perennials, she created a dry garden, using plants that need very little attention and are naturally adapted to flourish in dry shade, continuous sunshine or even extreme drought, to provide a year-r…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block.

189 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Gardening catalogue?


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