England has some of the finest examples of topiary in the world, from simple geometric shapes to fanciful figures clipped in yew. This book celebrates the diverse art of topiary with examples ranging from mazes to Egyptian temples, from peacocks to a locomotive engine, and from rabbits to Nessie.
English Topiary Gardens Summary
English Topiary Gardens by Ethne Clarke
ENGLISH TOPIARY GARDENS celebrates this diverse art with examples ranging from mazes to Egyptian temples, from peacocks to a locomotive engine, from rabbits to a leafy Nessie.
About Ethne Clarke
Ethne Clarke is known worldwide as one of the foremost writers and lecturers on garden history, design and planting. She is the author of more than 15 books, including the literary award-winning Art of the Kitchen Garden. Born and raised in the United States, she lived and gardened in England for nearly 30 years. She is a Member of the Institute of Horticulture and is the Garden Editor of Traditional Home, the USA's top-selling design and decorating magazine. She lives in Des Moines, Iowa.
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