Gardening Across the Pond : Anglo-American Exchanges from the Settlers in Virginia to Prairie Gardens in England

Richard Bisgrove

Pimpernel Press Collection  

Richard Bisgrove explores four centuries of translantic influences, from the Tradescants, plant-hunting in seventeenth century Virginia, to the prairie landscapes of the 2012 London Olympic Park, and attempts to answer that thorny question – is the English cottage garden an American invention?

Subjects: Gardening, Gardens

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Richard Bisgrove explores four centuries of translantic influences, from the Tradescants, plant-hunting in seventeenth century Virginia, to the prairie landscapes of the 2012 London Olympic Park, and attempts to answer that thorny question – is the English cottage garden an American invention?

  • Author: Richard Bisgrove
  • Publisher: Pimpernel Press
  • ISBN: 9781910258248

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