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Planting Design, 2nd Edition

Theodore D. Walker

ISBN: 978-0-471-29022-3 August 1991 208 Pages


The new edition of this textbook provides an overview of design principles and techniques for using plants aesthetically and functionally in landscaping. Unique to this book are discussions on using a microcomputer for selecting plants, preparing cost estimates and writing specifications. More than 200 photographs, drawings and sketches highlight numerous graphic techniques for planting plans.
Design Principles.

Functional Uses of Plants.

Aesthetic Values.

Process of Planting Design.

Preparing Planting Plans.

Preparing Specifications.