The Garden at Ashtree Cottage

4.2 avg rating
( 5 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780297832096: The Garden at Ashtree Cottage
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Around a rustic thatched cottage, once owned by the village wheelwright, Wendy Lauderdale has created a perfect cottage garden. From a bare field and a tumbledown house, over ten years she has constructed an idyll. Plants grow in a dense profusion of scent and colour; in every corner of the garden successive waves of flowers and foliage come into play according to the seasons of the year. She tells the story, with easy-to-follow planting plans and hints and tips, of how, with the aid of her three cats and her husband as part-time help, she has created one of the most magical gardens in England.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From Booklist:

In tracing the evolution of her garden in the Wiltshire countryside, Lauderdale offers a fulfilling reverie for anyone who has ever been enchanted by real or imagined cottage gardens. The phrase English garden usually brings to mind beguiling visions of stone cottages adorned with scented roses and surrounded by flower borders bursting with blooms--recorded here with exquisite color photographs of this particular small but classic garden setting, complete with thatched cottage. The chatty, informal style will be appreciated by gardeners interested in Lauderdale's design details and plant combinations. Her stories of successes and failures in both areas accompany helpful tips that should be of interest despite climatic differences. Set aside practicality, pour a cup of tea, and enjoy a lovely British sojourn. Alice Joyce

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Wendy Lauderdale
Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd (1993)
ISBN 10: 0297832093 ISBN 13: 9780297832096
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd, 1993. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0297832093

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 71.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Wendy Lauderdale
ISBN 10: 0297832093 ISBN 13: 9780297832096
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STR-0297832093

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 101.76
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds