Loading... Please wait...

Product Categories

Our Newsletter

Interested in Birding?

Visit our sister site, BirdSong Nature Shop, for great prices on thousands of backyard birding items:

BirdSong Nature Shop

Designing Your Gardens and Landscapes

  • Image 1

Product Description

Janet Macunovich
167 Pages

12 Simple Steps for Successful Planning

Let Janet Macunovich's practical approach approach to design help you transform your yard and garden into the landscape of your dreams!  New homeowners and first-time landscapers will love this specific, easy-to-understand method.  Experienced gardeners will appreciate the professional advice and helpful tips for improving their yards and gardens.  Whatever your experience, this book will help you avoid costly and time-consuming mistakes.  Most important, it will teach you how to customize a landscape design unique to your needs.

Plan successful Gardens and Landscapes One Step at a Time:

1   Set Goals
2   Establish a Budget
3   Think about Maintenance
4   Assess the Site
5   Make a Plant List
6   Choose a Focal Point
7   Make a Scale Drawing
8   Place the Focal Point Plant
9   Frame the Focal Point
10   Add to the Basic Plan
11   Outline the Garden
12  Adjust before Planting

...and Take Out the Guesswork!

About the Author
The author of several gardening titles, including Caring for Perennials (Storey Books), Janet Macunovich owns a landscape and design company called Perennial Favorites.  She teaches classes in garden design and maintenance in Michigan, where she has been called "the lady with the flower house."  A featured presenter of such workshops as "One-Hour-a-Month Gardening" for more than 18 years, she is also a weekly gardening columnist for the Detroit News and regularly shares her knowledge through radio programs in the Michigan area.

Find Similar Products by Category

Add to Wish List

Click the button below to add the Designing Your Gardens and Landscapes to your wish list.