1300 36 33 32

This work offers a new approach to planning and planting. It shows how to throw caution to the wind and orchestrate colours, textures, scale and scent to spectacular effect from spring until autumn. The key is colour: intense, strong and voluptuous - deep crimsons combined with acid green and incandescent orange, for example. Integral to Sarak Raven's vision is a feeling for dramatic scale: plants with huge presence, architectural foliage, strong, sculptural shapes. To complete the effect, she includes flowers with silken and velvety textures and describes how to flood the garden with scent. There are schemes for sunny, open beds and borders for shady areas, for damp soils and to clothe walls and fences - many of which include lots of quick-growing annuals and take only a season to achieve.

Buy Bold and Brilliant Garden book by Sarah Raven from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780711217522
ISBN-10: 0711217521
Format: Paperback
(287mm x 232mm x 14mm)
Pages: 168
Imprint: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Publish Date: 3-May-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Bold and Brilliant Garden book by Sarah Raven and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Sarah Raven

Sarah Raven, writer, cook, broadcaster and teacher, is an expert on all things to grow, cut and eat from your garden. She runs cooking, flower arranging and gardening courses from her farm in East Sussex and is the author of several books on gardening, including The Cutting Garden, which won the Garden Writers' Guild Award for Best Specialist Gardening Book in 1993. She also writes for national newspapers and magazines and is a presenter on BBC Gardeners' World. Sarah is married to the writer Adam Nicolson and has two daughters and three stepsons. They live at Perch Hill Farm in East Sussex. To visit Jonathan Buckley's website click here

Books By Author Sarah Raven

Good Good Food by Sarah Raven

Good Good Food

Hardback, May 2016
$45.89
Sissinghurst by Sarah Raven

Sissinghurst

Hardback, November 2014
$60.97
Sarah Raven's Cutting Garden Journal by Sarah Raven

Sarah Raven's Cutting Garden Journal

Hardback, September 2014
$43.55
Vita Sackville West's Sissinghurst by Sarah Raven

Vita Sackville West's Sissinghurst

Hardback, March 2014
$58.50