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Water Features - A Guide to their Design and Construction

By Peter J May

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ISBN: 9781847972743
PUBLISHED: 03/06/2011
PAGES: 224
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 400 colour photographs

A water feature transforms a garden into a haven, giving movement and peace, as well as a focus. This new paperback edition offers a range of design ideas from small fountains, through ornamental ponds to full-scale waterfalls. It shows how just by following the simple basic rules of design and construction, and by siting the feature in exactly the right place, anyone can create a water feature that looks fantastic.

Topics covered include:

  • Techniques and materials.
  • Plants and planting.
  • Pools, ponds and bog gardens.
  • Decorative structures.
  • Keeping fish.
  • Pond health.

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" Features to suit all tastes and budgets are included and there is an excellent section on plants and planting. For those looking for a good introduction to water feature construction this would be a good book to buy. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Garden Design Unlimited

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