Over the years, Japanese Gardeners have fine tuned a distinctive set of pruning techniques that coax out the essential characters of their garden trees, or Niwaki.
In this highly practical book of Japanese methods to sculpt your own garden trees with unique effect.
The Author offers in depth guidelines for shaping pines, azaleas, conifers, broadleaf evergreens, bamboos, and deciduous trees, with abundant photographs and a wealth of advice to help you create and transform your own trees into Niwaki.
144 Pages 228 colour photographs 46 line drawings 2 maps 270 x 230 harcover
Ref: JGS-B010 Price £ 23.99
Creating Japanese design and detail in the Western gardenYoko
This book is the first
book to show western gardeners how to re-create Japanese garden
design and attention to detail, either for the large garden or
small courtyard.From hill and garden ponds with their islands
and bridges, through Zen gardens and the emphasis on pebbles and
moss, Yoko Kawakuchi gives practical suggestions for plants and
how to create the right effect.A very informative publication,
full of colour photographs of the best there is to see in a Japanese
A Path Through
the Japanese Garden: By Bryan Albright & Constance
This fascinating book
is an illustrated manual for the design and construction.
A practical book that aims to provide sufficient historic perspective
and practical guidance for you to create a Japanese Style garden
of your own. covering, garden styles, elements of the garden,Water
features. Rocks, Plants, Flowers, trees and shrubs, and maintenance.
141 pages 200 colour photographs and illustrations