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Nigel Dunnett

Travels from:

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Other speakers from the U.K.

Speaking topics:

  • Artistic Ecology and Pictorial Meadows — Creative Nature for Gardens
  • Rain Gardens: Managing Water Sustainably in the Garden and Designed Landscape
  • Small-Scale and Domestic Green Roofs and Living Walls

Nigel Dunnett

Nigel Dunnett is a Reader in Urban Horticulture in the landscape department at the University of Sheffield, where he has developed innovative research programs on naturalistic and ecologically informed planting for gardens and public landscapes. He is director of The Green Roof Centre, Sheffield, and acts widely as a consultant on green roof design and planting, and sustainable garden and landscape design in general. He writes regularly for landscape and garden publications, including Gardens Illustrated and The Garden. With Noël Kingsbury he wrote Planting Green Roofs and Living Walls; with Andy Clayden, Rain Gardens: Managing Water Sustainably in the Garden and Designed Landscape.

Books by Nigel Dunnett

Small Green Roofs: Low-Tech Options for Greener Living

By Nigel Dunnett, Dusty Gedge, John Little, and Edmund C. Snodgrass

256 pp., paperback


Planting Green Roofs and Living Walls (Revised and Updated Edition)

By Noel Kingsbury and Nigel Dunnett

336 pp., hardcover


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