I'm delighted to offer this vintage softcover book titled How To Plan, Establish, & Maintain Rock Gardens. By the Editors of Sunset Books & Magazine / Lane Book Company. 112 pages of beautiful Black and White Photographs, Diagrams, Drawings, and Illustrations. Copyright 1964. This is the 1970 printing.
This book is essential for your Modernist Landscape Design library!
Subjects covered include:
ELEMENTS OF A ROCK GARDEN stone, water, rock plants
THE AMERICAN ROCK GARDEN
WORKING WITH NATURE the bog garden, desert garden, a naturally stony site
ROCK GARDENS FOR LANDSCAPE EFFECT hillside, planted bank, retaining wall, stepping stones, flagstones, patterns
BUILDING A ROCK GARDEN
Featured architects and designers include Eckbo and Nishimura.
This retro reference book is in very good condition. Actual book up for sale is scanned.
I do have other design books for sale, please take a look!