Japanese-style GardensBook - 2015
Japanese-inspired gardens--which distill the natural world so as to foster a sense of calm and promote reflection--have delighted Americans for more than a century. This magnificent guide from the world-famous Brooklyn Botanical Garden offers in-depth, beautifully photographed profiles of eight of the most iconic and best-regarded Japanese-style public gardens in the United States. Featuring commentary by the top names in the field, it contains practical information for home gardeners on how to create and care for a Japanese-inspired garden, and will enlighten those who want a deeper understanding of the intent behind the design.
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY :, Brooklyn Botanic Garden,, 
Call Number: 712.0952 J2718
Characteristics: 111 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 23 cm