After walking us through his own “garden home” and explaining why he made the choices he did, Allen introduces his 12 principles of garden design, discussing such topics as a sense of enclosure, framing the view, texture, pattern, rhythm, and, of course, color.
Living in the Garden home
Allen inspires us to extend the definition of living space to our gardens, transforming them into places of ever-changing beauty that are woven into the fabric of our lives.
Colors of the Garden
In this landmark guide to transforming your garden settings into living works of art, bestselling author and celebrity home garden designer P. Allen Smith draws on his talents as both master gardener and artist to offer simple ways to create gardens that burst with color.
Bringing the Garden Indoors
Whether it’s growing a citrus tree in your kitchen, using boxed plants to decorate your dining table, or forcing bulbs into bloom and showcasing them in a fantastic flea market find or a family heirloom, Allen’s sixty-five fail-safe projects are pure inspiration for every room in your home.
With this book P. Allen Smith shows how to create a beautiful container garden. Allen shares the secrets he uses to make his eye-catching arrangements, as well as special planting and display tips for placement in your garden.
Seasonal Recipes from the Garden
America’s best-known gardener and garden designer, celebrates the bounty of each season with recipes of flavorful fruits, vegetables, and herbs at their garden-fresh best.
Veggies & Herbs
Garden designer and lifestyle expert P. Allen Smith takes away the mystery of growing Veggies & Herbs with this card collection.
P. Allen Smith takes away the mystery of bulb growing with this card collection. This collection also includes an hour-long DVD that highlights additional how-to projects and travel features showcasing spectacular bulb gardens.
Growing roses for fragrant bouquets or to gracefully climb garden structures can be accomplished with the help of garden designer and lifestyle expert P. Allen Smith and this card collection. Roses add elegance to a landscape and the cards feature planting and care information for 28 of Smith’s favorites.
Four Seasons at America’s Ferme Ornée
Fowl Pursuits–Preserving American Heritage Poultry
Garden Secrets of Bunny Mellon
Linda Jane Holden
Garden Design Master Class
Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of Arkansas
Theo Witsell, et all
The Chubby Vegetarian
Justin Fox & Amy Lawrence
Thomas Jefferson’s Vegetable Garden at Monticello
Inspirational Elements at George Washington’s Mt. Vernon
George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens
Great British Gardens: Arley
Great British Gardens: Chatsworth
Great Dutch Gardens: Het Loo Palace
Gardens of the South and Middleton Place
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