Marty Wingate writes and speaks about gardens and travel. She is the author of three other books and has a master's degree in urban horticulture from the University of Washington. She leads garden tours to England, Scotland and Ireland, and North American destinations.
"Readers with varying space, budgets, and lifestyles will find this book creative and helpful." --Library Journal "A comprehensive guide for turning a yard into a haven." --Booklist "With such an expansive playbook, there's no reason for dull uniformity." --Chicago Tribune "Hits the perfect sweet spot, offering property owners an array of usable and beautiful design solutions, [with] endless plant suggestions to achieve sanctuary in one's front or backyard." --Better Homes and Gardens "Offers much practical information. . . and help[s] us make our gardens just what we want." --Country Gardens "An excellent resource for anyone who needs to add screening, barriers, or buffers to their private world." --Houzz.com "Changed my way of looking at creating privacy and has certainly given me food for thought." --PatientGardener.com