“This is truly a fine book. It’s hard to imagine how anyone would want a stuffy old English garden after seeing the beautiful gardens featured here! … this one is off the charts. Highest recommendations.” – Katherine Grace Endicott, columnist, San Francisco Chronicle
If we are to promote sustainable garden practices in California and other summer-dry climates we need to change the aesthetic of what we expect to see in a garden photograph to give gardeners a new way of considering beauty in gardens.
“A work of art as well as a great addition to a reference library……” – Garden Bookworm
“…this book is spectacular!” – Ray Rogers, American Horticultural SocietyPLANTS AND LANDSCAPES FOR SUMMER-DRY CLIMATES has received awards from both Garden Writer’s of America and American Horticultural Society.
The award committee of the American Horticultural Society had this to say:
…the committee felt its content and presentation made it relevant to a much broader audience. “As an overall production, this book is spectacular,” said Ray Rogers. Lucinda Mays said the book “is a wonderful example of how we can use what we know about gardening to protect and improve our environment. It’s an excellent model for other regional publications.”