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Gardens of the North Shore of Chicago

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Gardens of the North Shore of Chicago by Benjamin F. Lenhardt, Jr.
Hardcover $65.00
Oct 20, 2020 | ISBN 9781580935319

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Praise

Named one of Flower Magazine’s Favorite Books of 2020

“A must for all gardeners and garden designers.”
—Bunny Williams

“[One of the] best books to give as [a] gift this year.”
—Chicago Tribune

“Dreamy gardens . . . A joy to read with four generous and colorful chapters showing classic, contemporary, country, and naturalistic gardens.”
—Flower Magazine

“There can be no better guide than Ben Lenhardt. . . . From approach to the house, arrival, exploration, and discovery, Gardens of the North Shore of Chicago gives you the opportunity to see each property as a harmonious unit of landscape design, architecture, horticulture, nature, and beauty.”
—Garden Club of America Bulletin

“[Includes] spectacular gardens.”
—Garden Design

“Visually stunning.”
—Garden Collage

“We believe there’s no such thing as having too many coffee table books, especially when they are as inspiring and transportive as this one.”
—Veranda

“Enjoy learning about the North Shore of Chicago gardening world, enjoy some fabulous photography of gardens – and make a difference at the same time!”
—The Blissful Gardners 

Gardens of the North Shore of Chicago is a long overdue book, focusing on the garden mecca of Chicago’s North Shore. . . . The inviting text is taken to another level when paired with the exquisite photographs of noted landscape photographer, Scott Shigley. You will be thrilled at the large images that let you take in the many glorious garden details, inspiring horticultural material and landscaping ideas.” 
—Private Newport with Bettie Bearden Pardee

Gardens of the North Shore of Chicago whisks readers into the stunning green worlds . . . proving that Chicagoans don’t let a little snow disrupt their gardening.”
Janet Mavec

“Wandering through the large photographs taken through all gardening seasons is a fine pandemic escape. Like souls, the gardens are ethereal, packed with secret haunts and passionate places that tell what the owner is all about.”
—Classic Chicago

“Gorgeous photos, and an essay accompanies each.”
Garden Design

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