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The vertical garden : from nature to the city
The vertical garden : from nature to the city
Blanc, Patrick, 1953-2012
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Patrick Blanc, an artist with a green thumb, has created dozens of his admired botanical tapestries in public and private spaces around the world. In this luscious, all-colour book he explains how to create plant walls using over 1000 plants, drawing on his observations of natural milieus, and his technique of growing on vertical surfaces.
Main title:
The vertical garden : from nature to the city / Patrick Blanc ; preface by Jean Nouvel ; photographs by the author and Veronique Lalot ; translation by Gregory Bruhn.
Edition:
Revised and updated edition.
Imprint:
New York : W.W. Norton, 2012
Collation:
205 pages : chiefly colour illustrations, plans ; 34 cm.
Notes:
Previous edition: 2008.Includes bibliographical references [p. 208]Translated from the French.
Contents:
Natural habitats -- The impact of plants on architecture -- The vertical garden.
ISBN:
9780393733792
Dewey class:
684.18635.974
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Sandringham LibraryHouse and Garden635.974 BLAAvailable
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