Ruth Bancroft is a dry gardening pioneer. Her lifelong love of crops ended in the advent of one of the vital acclaimed public gardens, The Ruth Bancroft Lawn in Walnut Creek, California. The Daring Dry Garden provides extraordinary get entry to to the Lawn and the ordinary lady chargeable for it. In its stunningly photographed pages, you’ll uncover the historical past of the Lawn and the layout ideas and plant palette that make it distinctive. Jam-packed with rising and upkeep guidelines, profiles of signature crops for a dry Lawn, and leading edge layout tactics, The Daring Dry Garden has the whole thing you want to create a Lawn that may be lush, waterwise, and inviting.