The Creative Shrub Garden: Eye-Catching Combinations for Year-Round Interest
A gorgeous book! And oh so helpful.
In The Creative Shrub Garden, author Andy McIndoe calls on his years of horticultural design experience to shine light on all of the innovative ways to stylishly work shrubs into your landscape. This is a new approach to planning your garden—by mood and style. Whether it’s an urban contemporary look, a cottage garden feel, or an uplifting environment, The Creative Shrub Garden has a wealth of eye-catching combinations that bring new life to these classic plants.
- Format: Hardcover
- Pages: 300 pp.
- Book dimensions: 8½ x 10 in. (255 x 215 mm.)
- Images: 875 color photos
- ISBN-10: 1604694343
- ISBN-13: 9781604694345
- Product code: 689434
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"Rich and colorful. ... McIndoe occasionally waxes personal, but his style is assuredly instructional."
"The shrub-curious will find a lot to ponder ... Plenty of pictures pack the pages, illustrating the chapters and sparking ideas of your own."
"The author, managing director of Hillier Nurseries and Garden Centres in Hampshire, England, knows his shrubs. His advice on how to combine shrubs visually and culturally, on pruning, growing shrubs in containers, and planting for seasonal interest are so useful."
—Pacific Northwest Magazine
"Home gardeners will appreciate this guide to the humble shrub with its glossy color photos and multitude of suggestions for staging and pairing plants."
—American Reference Books Annual
"Explores garden styles that put shrubs front and center, along with choosing low maintenance plants. It's written by an award-winning English plantsman, but the information is useful on this side of the pond, too."
—Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
"A gorgeous book! And oh so helpful."