Rock and Water Plants is a practical water gardening handbook that looks into the Zen-Buddhist art of gardening from the points of view of construction and planning; in areas such as rocky ponds, rocky pools, cascades, streams and wildlife pools.
Rock and Water Plants has the advantage of colorful photographs and illustrations that detail exactly what works in water gardening with rocks.
Making the rock an aesthetic addition to your water garden in a time honored Japanese fashion where the dry stone of Zen and the natural essence of water plants from Buddhism collide giving Rock and Water Plants an edge in this field; specializing in this one aspect of water gardening, this technique enchants all those who look upon your mini-ecosystem of philosophical concepts.
This 132 page paperback, written by Peter Robinson, was first published by Lorenzo Books in May of 2004 has over 300 color photographs, it measures 8.7 x 6.7 x 0.6 and ships at 13.4 ounces.
Rock and Water Plants is filled with colorful photos that detail many possibilities and a range of ideas that blend the dry, sterile rock of Zen, with the life giving forces of Buddhism into a Zen-Buddhist water garden your visitors will notice at once.