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Desert Landscape Architecture

By: JC Krieg

CRC Press

Hardback | Dec 1998 | #84978 | ISBN: 1574442252
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About this book

Provides an understanding of desert environments, their climatic conditions, and unique physical beauty - using the five American deserts of the southwestern United States as an example. This book displays detailed information for every facet of landscape design, environmental concerns, water issues, cultural issues, and plant material use.


Contents

Introduction North American Deserts Landscape Architectural Design Grading Design Hardscape Design Plant Materials and Planting Design Plant Compendium Irrigation Design Lighting Design Installation and Maintenance Conclusion Bibliography Appendix Index

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