The Living Landscape Book

The Living Landscape will give you strategies to create a garden that provides sustenance for wildlife but also provides for human needs as well. You’ll learn about how healthy ecologies work and gardening for beauty and usability--from creating outdoor rooms and turf areas for children and pets, to incorporating fragrance and edible plants.

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Learn to create a garden that is not only beautiful and usable but fosters wildlife communities as well. You’ll learn strategies for maintaining a diverse landscape with an understanding of how healthy ecologies work. The Living Landscape will enable you to create a garden that provides sustenance for wildlife but also provides for human needs as well. You’ll learn about gardening for beauty and usability on many levels, from creating outdoor rooms and turf areas for children and pets, to incorporating fragrance and edible plants.

Illustrated with superb photos, this is a revolutionary guide to designing an exquisitely diverse garden. Authored by Rick Darke, a renowned landscape design consultant, author, lecturer, and photographer and Doug Tallamy, professor and chair of the department of entomology and wildlife ecology at the University of Delaware. This collaboration includes design strategies to implement in the home garden and helpful charts that suggest a variety of plants including natives and regionally suited perennials.

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The Living Landscape Book
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View more Planting Guides, or download our complete Planting Guide for tips on caring for your plants when you receive your order, as well as planting instructions for Perennials, Spring-Planted Bulbs, Fall-Planted Bulbs, Cacti & Succulents, Xeric Plants and more.
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As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Some perennials are shipped as potted plants, some as perennial roots packed in peat.  The ‘Plant Information’ section describes how that item will ship. All perennials and spring-planted bulbs are packaged to withstand shipping and are fully-guaranteed. Please open upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our shipping information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (800) 925-9387 or contact us by email.

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