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Irish gardens

Hyams, Edward

Irish gardens

text by Edward Hyams, photographs by William Macquitty, with a foreword by the Earl of Antrim.

by Hyams, Edward

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMacQuitty, William.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB466 I65 H8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17316913M

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    Situated on the sunny, south-facing flanks of the Lamb Hill in the foothills of the lofty Wicklow mountains, Hunting Brook garden is the boldly idiosyncratic creation of Jimi Blake, the noted Irish horticulturist, teacher and plantsman who first came to prominence during the s as the head gardener of the historic Airfield Gardens in Dundrum, Co Dublin. Get this from a library! The Irish garden. [Jane Powers, (Garden journalist); Jonathan Hession] -- Visitors to Ireland are often surprised at the 'palm trees' that make so many gardens look as if they belong in a holiday postcard. How can such exotics survive on .

    Vandra Costello has taught courses on garden history at University College Dublin, University of Ulster and University of Limerick. She has published articles on topics in Irish garden history between the 17th and 19th centuries and is the garden editor . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hyams, Edward, Irish gardens. New York, Macmillan [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.


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