The Seasonal Gardener, Creative Planting Combinations, Book by Anna Pavord

$49.95 USD

First published in 2001, and now fully revised and updated, in this inspirational book, acclaimed bestselling author Anna Pavord selects 60 ‘star plants’ – from iris to hostas – and pairs each with two perfect partners: shrubs, herbaceous perennials, bulbs, and annuals that no garden should be without. This classic book reveals how best to group plants in a garden to create a year-long display. Ranging from hydrangeas, salvias and ferns to dahlias, tulips and snowdrops, each star plant is paired with two partners, offering gardeners creative planting solutions to achieve stunning results, season by season.

  • Published by Phaidon (2022), Hardcover, 272 pages


Anna Pavord is a British horticultural writer. She is the gardening correspondent for the Independent and the author of several books including the internationally acclaimed bestseller The Tulip. As well as writing for the Observer for twenty years, she has contributed to Country LifeCountry Living and Elle Decoration, and is an associate editor of Gardens Illustrated.