We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)
0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Creating an Australian Garden by Angus Stewart

Angus Stewart has worked for decades on selecting and breeding Australian plants to make them more gardener-friendly. Creating an Australian Garden not only passes on the knowledge gained from Angus's extensive experience as a plant breeder-it empowers us all to unlock the secrets of cleverly designed Australian gardens that provide year-round colour, vibrant foliage and havens for wildlife.

Creating an Australian Garden contains practical tips on:

* planning a garden from scratch

* adapting an existing garden

* using water-saving methods

* creating mounds and raised beds to ensure

* the drainage many Australian plants require

* growing native plants in containers

* choosing the best plants for your environment

* easy-to-follow basics of soil preparation, and

* 450 of the best Australian plant varieties, including many that are newly released.

Find out how to choose the ideal plants for your climate, or create a microclimate to accommodate the spectacular native plants you'd like to grow. See how versatile native plants can be, becoming part of any garden style you envisage for your backyard. Most importantly, learn everything you need to know, from planning to planting, to allow you to create a stunning native garden, wherever you live.

Buy Creating an Australian Garden by Angus Stewart from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781743310236
ISBN-10: 1743310234
Format: Paperback / softback
(280mm x 215mm x mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Allen & Unwin
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2012
Country of Publication: Australia

Book Reviews - Creating an Australian Garden by Angus Stewart

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Creating an Australian Garden book by Angus Stewart and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Angus Stewart

Angus Stewart's groundbreaking work with native plants and his appearances on ABC Radio's Weekends with Simon Marnie and ABC TV's Gardening Australia have seen him emerge as Australia's leading expert when it comes to native plants and their untapped possibilities. Creating an Australian Garden won Book Laurel for best general gardening book at the Horticultural Media Association of Australia in 2011. All QR codes in the book have been tested and were working at the time of going to press. However, should you experience difficulty accessing the site, the URL printed underneath each code will take you directly to Angus Stewart's YouTube videos.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.
Customers Also Bought