You can learn a lot from garden design books. Garden design books show you how to lay out various types of gardens and can give you creative ideas as well as technical advice. Every gardener should build a library of garden design books by various authors, although there are websites and online books where you can research, too.Garden design books and websites can give you suggestions and “secrets” for starting and cultivating fruit gardens, vegetable gardens, herb gardens, flower gardens, mixed gardens that include trees, and even container gardens, kitchen gardens, Winter gardens, French raised bed gardens, gardens that are based on color themes, and “butterfly” gardens (that is, they are specially set up to attract butterflies).These books allow you to learn from the thoughts and experiences of other gardeners and will be able to provide you with measurements, dimensions, suggested tools, suggested varieties and types of seeds, instructions for …