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landscape architecture

Edited by Michael Allaby

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

Fourth edition

Published in print March 2019 | ISBN: 9780198833338
Published online March 2019 | e-ISBN: 9780191871665
landscape architecture

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A branch of architectural studies that is particularly concerned with design in relation to the scenic environment, e.g. the use of appropriate tree species to blend with buildings or landscape morphology, the harmonious design of way-marking, shelters, etc. The term is often used to include the design of gardens, i.e. synonymously with landscape gardening....

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Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry ; Plant Physiology

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