Addresses the unique challenges of creating a beautiful garden on a hillside or slope, with step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs that demonstrate how to incorporate such elements as streams, terraces, pathways, water features, walls, and other features into a creative landscape, along with tips on selecting plants and constructing rock or water gardens. Original.
When it comes to slippery slopes, one thing you dont need is a steep learning curve. Thats why Sunset is releasing a new edition of its popular Hillside Landscaping book. Hundreds of photographs illustrate just how beautiful hillside gardens can be, accented with elements such as streams, terraces, and boulders. Step-by-step instructions guide you through basic construction techniques for walls, paths, steps, waterfalls, and more. The garden chapter includes top plants and how-tos for rock gardens and water gardens. Whether your slope is slight or imposing, youll find both inspiration and specifics here.