Refresh Your Garden Design with Color, Texture & Form (& Enter Contest to Win Colorful Dramm Garden-Watering Duo!)

November 3, 2013 by

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This just in: the beautiful garden book, Refresh Your Garden Design, is now on the scene. The book is latest work of California garden designer Rebecca Sweet, owner of Harmony in the Garden and the talent behind the blog, Gossip in the Garden.

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Rebecca’s book is filled with ways to wake up a tired garden with texture, color, form, and even plant superstars!

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Readers will learn how to break down traditional garden design principals into easy to understand and easy to implement solutions. That’s always a key thing for me.

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And what eye candy! The book contains over two hundred gorgeous photographs. Sometimes all it takes is the looking through the right window to see your garden in a new light. Refresh Your Garden Design may just be that window.

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You will find Refresh Your Garden Design on Amazon. Let the transformation commence!

But, wait—didn’t we mention a contest?

Yes, we did. Urban Gardens is one of seven blogs participating in a “virtual book tour” and offering a chance to win something fantastic to celebrate the release of Refresh Your Garden Design.

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We are giving away a Dramm One Touch Rain Wand and Color Storm Turret Sprinkler (valued at $50). Beyond functional, these multi-hued gardening tools also infuse a bit of fun and color into your outdoor space. Yes, please!

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How to Enter
Entering the contest is easy–simply leave a comment below! Why not enter all of the contests? I’ve included links to all the participating blogs and their giveaways below. Leave them comments too to increase your chances of winning.

The deadline to enter is 11:59pm EST on Sunday, November 10th.  Winners will be announced Monday, November 11th.

Good luck!

  • Pam Penick at Digging is giving away a $50 gift certificate to the irresistible online nursery Annie’s Annuals.
  • Shawna Coronado  is giving away a $75 online gift card from Proven Winners, a mail-order nursery that’s a plant lover’s dream.
  • Carol Michel at May Dreams Gardens is giving away a much-desired Fiskars tool set: a Telescoping Bypass Loper and a Long-Handled Aluminum Hoe (valued at $65).
  • Susan Morrison at Blue Planet Garden Blog is giving away a garden-design package that’s perfect for anyone looking to shake things up in the garden. In addition to a one year subscription to Horticulture and a bound anthology of her popular ‘Harmony in the Garden’ column, Rebecca is offering the winner an online design consultation!
  • Gossip in the Garden, is offering something for tech-savvy and traditional gardeners alike: a Garden App Package consisting of Sunset’s Western Garden app, Foolproof Plants for Small Gardens app and the Garden Tracker-Bumper Crop app as well as a signed copy of my new book (valued at $40.00)


Purchase your copy of Refresh Your Garden Design here!

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