For gardeners, Roaring Water Bay in West Cork in Ireland i s a paradise: the Gulf Stream, long hours of sunshine and the prevailing micro - climate permit unique plants, even palm trees, to grow there.
During the past twenty years a true masterpiece of garden art has been created here: Glenkeen Garden.
Five photogra phers show the growth and development of the garden from their own personal point of view.
Glenkeen is a very remarkable place, designed with passion by Ulrike Crespo and Michael Satke.
The garden enchants visitors with its luxuriant vegetation and landsca pe architecture of copses, avenues and ponds as well as the "Wild Meadows" project by star garden designer Piet Oudolf. "Gatesculptures" by unusual artists blend in harmoniously; bridges a nd garden furniture are trend - setting.
The "Wild Gardening" in perfe ction is captured by the photographers in atmospheric daylight and night shots, throughout the changing seasons and with countless details.
A must for lovers of gardens and nature - lovers, and for connoisseurs of photography and ar
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 540 pages, 600 Illustrations, color
- Publisher: Hirmer Verlag
- Publication Date: 19/01/2015
- Category: Exhibition catalogues & specific collections
- ISBN: 9783777423081