Dreaming of a white garden
Dreaming of a white gardenCarina Bergius
Inspiring and lucid about creating a beautiful white garden.
This is a book that will fire your imagination. Imagine having a garden, imagine plunging your fingers into the moist soil.
Come along on a tour of some of the most beautiful white gardens in Sweden, Denmark and England. Get to know several gardening experts. Be inspired by magnificent Chinese wisteria, romantic roses and soft lamb’s-ears. Take advantage of al the knowledge, practical tips and good advice.
We will meet Penny Snell, Chair of the National Gardens Scheme, who every year publishes The Yellow Book. We can peek at the dazzling spring garden created by Claus Dalby in Denmark, and enjoy Ingela Broling’s white dreamy balcony at Kristinehamn in Sweden.
We can also see the place where the white garden trend actually began – Sissinghurst in England. There is also plenty of sound advice about garden management and cultivation, greenhouse tips, potting, and lots of splendid photographs.