Paradise Gardens


  • Product Description

      Paradise Gardens is Monty Don's journey through the most beautiful Islamic gardens from Spain, Morocco, Turkey , The UK, India and Iran. In the Islamic tradition a garden, with its central elements of water, the scent of fruit trees, and places for rest and reflection, celebrates heaven on earth. Paradise gardens play a central role in everyday life in the Islamic world, yet little is known about them. Monty sets off on a journey to find out more about the principles and immersive delights of these gardens and how a very different culture and climate has influenced garden design around the world.