At Home with Nature: A Guide to Sustainable, Natural Landscaping (Hardcover)
Go from manicured lawn to eco-conscious garden with this step-by-step guide from HGTV star John Gidding.
Increased awareness of the environment and an ever-present interest in curb appeal means that homeowners are eager for more sustainable, natural landscaping. And why shouldn’t they be? In addition to supporting local flora and fauna, ditching grass for lush, native plants helps lower water bills and results in self-sustaining gardens long-term. In John Gidding’s At Home with Nature, American homeowners will find thorough blueprints to reap these benefits and bring their dream garden to life.
Complete with specific information for every U.S. bioregion, a glossary of native plants, illustrated yard renderings and photos, and detailed explanations of suburban codes, this book has examples and techniques to build responsible natural spaces. And as an HGTV star with over a decade of design experience, Gidding is the landscaping expert readers need to get the job done. At Home with Nature is the ultimate resource for creating beautiful and beneficial home gardens.
About the Author
John Gidding is a Turkish-American landscape architect, designer, and television personality. He has starred on numerous programs including Designed to Sell, Dream Home, and Curb Appeal Xtreme (HGTV). Gidding has degrees from Yale and Harvard. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.