Secret Gardens of East Anglia

Barbara Segall, illustrated by Marcus Harpur
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The big skies and the extraordinary light of East Anglia make it unlike anywhere else in Britain, and offer the most amazing natural conditions in which to create gardens. The twenty-two gardens selected for Secret Gardens of East Angliacelebrate the culture, beauty and diversity of the counties of Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex, and all deserve to be better known. Introduced by eminent East Anglian plantswoman Beth Chatto, the gardens appearing on these pages are brought tolife by the award-winning author and photographer team of Barbara Segall and Marcus Harpur. From each garden we can learn about the creator's style, their talent for exploiting the genius loci, and the specific challenges and rewards they have encountered.

Author bio:

Barbara Segall is a well-known horticulturist and garden writer. Her work appears in a number of popular publications such as Gardeners World, The Garden, Kitchen Garden, Country Life, Your Garden and Country Living. She is also a regular contributor on garden subjects to the Times. She is editor of The Horticulturist, the quarterly journal of the Institute of Horticulture.
She lives in Suffolk one of the prettiest counties in East Anglia, and writes regularly on gardens, gardeners and garden style for magazines, and her first book with Frances Lincoln was Gardens By The Sea. MARCUS HARPURbegan his career in book publishing before joining his father, Jerry, to form Harpur Garden Library in 1992. He is a contributing photographer to the RHS Garden Plant Selector and theColourful Gardening series and principal photographer on titles such asHow to Garden, Dream Gardens of EnglandandThe Winter Garden.

Category: Gardening
ISBN: 9780711238596
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: Frances Lincoln (Adult)
Pub Date: September 2017
Page Extent: 144
Format: Hard Cover
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Subject: Gardening