Lilacs evoke timeless memories of simpler times, the promise of spring and the powerful influence of scent. In this new publication, lilacs are explored in all their glory, with many new varieties to discover as well as old favorites. Georgianna Lane’s luscious photographs immerse the reader in the detail and wonder of each bloom, complimenting Naomi Slade’s delightful text. If you’ve ever experienced joyfully inhaling the magnificent fragrance of lilacs, this book will inspire you to seek them out next spring and perhaps even to grow your own.
The evocative lily brings connotations of romance, remembrance, love, and innocence. Revered in early Greek and Roman mythology and adored by hybridizers and florists today, lilies infuse gardens, culture, and ceremonies with their classic floral beauty. This beautifully presented volume features more than 50 varieties, from the well-loved to the unusual. Find out how to care for your lilies, with practical tips for all kinds of gardens, containers and balconies. Georgianna Lane’s captivating photographs showcase the splendor and variety of the lily, while Naomi Slade’s text imparts her extensive gardening expertise. For everyone who is inspired to grow lilies for weddings, outdoor spaces or the most bountiful cut flowers.
Uplift your senses with this limited-edition Grapefruit Reed Diffuser featuring a removable rattan sleeve. This exclusive Reed Diffuser is fitted with a handcrafted rattan sleeve designed to fit any NEST New York Reed Diffuser for a chic accessory that adds textured style to your home. The Reed Diffuser releases an exhilarating blend of pink pomelo grapefruit, watery green notes, lily of the valley, and coriander blossom slowly and evenly into the air for approximately 90 days of uninterrupted fragrance.
These solid seed, nut and fruit wild bird treats are a darling gift for anyone. Each has a hanger included and is totally edible. Premium seed make these irresistible to the birds and loved by all your “woodland friends”.
A stunning exploration of one of the hottest trends in garden design, nature-based planting with an eco-aware approach, featuring the work of leading designers such as Sean Hogan, Piet Oudolf, and Dan Pearson. Forget the mild, manicured gardens of the past: planting today is undergoing a revolution in taste and aesthetics. This is the first comprehensive overview of a new planting approach that is wild and natural by nature, reflecting the global turn towards sustainability and the current zeitgeist in garden design. Featuring over 40 gardens - from a perennial meadow in East Sussex, England to a private, drought-resistant garden in Australia - each garden in this stunning book is brought to life with beautiful photography and insightful text.
Phaidon’s bestseller – showcasing 500 of the greatest garden-makers of all time – now in a stunning newly-updated edition! This beautifully illustrated, revised and refreshed version of Phaidon’s classicThe Garden Book is an A-to-Z who’s who of the world’s finest garden-makers throughout history, spanning all styles and continents. From the first religious gardens to Dan Pearson’s heavenly new Tokachi garden in Japan, each entry illustrates a key work by the designer, describes the garden, and evokes its unique spirit and ethos. It’s the essential reference for today’s gardeners, offering infinite inspiration to create their own signature spaces, whatever their landscape. An exquisite gift and invaluable reference for gardeners and garden lovers alike.