Gardens of the High Line: Elevating the Nature of Modern Landscapes

Gardens of the High Line: Elevating the Nature of Modern Landscapes Author Piet Oudolf
ISBN-10 1604696990
ISBN-13 9781604696998
Year 2017-06-14
Pages 320
Language English
Publisher Timber Press
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Before it was restored the High Line was an untouched abandoned landscape overgrown with wildflowers Today it is much more than that its a central plaza a cultural center a walkway and a green retreat in a bustling city that is free for all to enjoy But above all else it is a beautiful dynamic garden with plantings designed by Piet Oudolf one of the worlds most extraordinary garden designers Gardens of the High Line by Piet Oudolf and Rick Darke offers an in depth view into the planting designs plant palette and maintenance of this landmark achievement It reveals a four season garden that is filled with native and exotic plants drought tolerant perennials and grasses that thrive and spread It also offers inspiration and advice to home gardeners and garden designers looking to recreate its iconic naturalistic style Featuring stunning photographs by Rick Darke and an introductionby Robert Hammond the founder of the Friends of the High Line this large trim photo driven book is a must have for anyone who appreciatesthe nature ofdesign

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ISBN-10 9781604698022
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