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Science and the Garden
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: David S. Ingram, Daphne Vince-Prue, Peter J. Gregory
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-26 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

"A thorough update and the introduction of new topics such as biodiversity and conservation has greatly enhanced this new edition: it is a 'must read' for all interested in horticulture and gardening." —John MacLeod, RHS Professor of Horticulture Most conventional gardening books concentrate on how and when to carry out
Growing Mindful
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Joann Calabrese
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-08 - Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

Cultivate Greater Awareness with this Joyful, Earth-Centered Path of Mindfulness Enjoy the extraordinary union of meditation and nature with this hands-on guide to being mindful in the garden. Joann Calabrese shares an abundance of activities and exercises you can use while inhabiting any green space, whether it's your yard, a
Pumpkins and Petunias
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Esther Railton-Rice; Irene Winston
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-30 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

If you are a teacher, parent, home schooler, after-school instructor, park or botanical garden interpreter, pre-school teacher or child development specialist, you will love this book. It is about things to do with children between the ages of 2 and 8 in all types of gardens. The activities, collected from
Wordsworth's Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Carol Buchanan
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Texas Tech University Press

Counterposing poems of the garden and the letters and journals of Wordsworth and his eloquent sister Dorothy, Carol Buchanan pictures the whole Wordsworth: poet, gardener, and devoted and long-suffering family man. Illuminating Buchanan's perspective on the gardens, and on the Lake District that shaped Wordsworth's sensibilities, are three never-before-published garden
Sound Worlds of Japanese Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Michael D. Fowler
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-31 - Publisher: transcript Verlag

Michael D. Fowler presents an interdisciplinary approach to investigating the sound world of traditional Japanese gardens by drawing from the diverse fields of semiotics, acoustic ecology, philosophy, mathematical modelling, architecture, music, landscape theory and acoustic analysis. Using projects - ranging from data-visualisations, immersive sound installations, algorithmically generated meta-gardens and proto-architectural