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The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden

Handbook / Manual

By: Rick Darke (Author), Douglas Tallamy (Author)

352 pages, colour photos

Timber Press

Hardback | Jul 2014 | #216100 | ISBN-13: 9781604694086
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NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

About this book

In The Living Landscape, Douglas Tallamy and Rick Darke combine their expertise to create an engaging, beautifully illustrated book which provides inspiration and strategies for making and maintaining truly living landscapes. They advise readers on how to create a multifunctional garden which is attractive whilst providing shelter and sustenance for a wide variety of wildlife.

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Rick Darke is a landscape design consultant, author, lecturer, and photographer based in Pennsylvania. His specialism is the creation and conservation of liveable landscapes and his work has been featured in the New York Times.

Douglas Tallamy is professor and chair of the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, where he seeks to better understand the many ways insects interact. He won the Silver Medal from the Garden Writer's Association for his book, Bringing Nature Home.

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