Michael Littlewood - Landscape Designer & Gardening Author

Michael Littlewood,

PO Box 25, South Petherton,

Somerset, TA13 5WZ


Telephone/fax: +44 (0)1460 75515

Email [email protected]

website: www.ecodesignscape.co.uk


Michael Littlewood is a Landscape Designer with years of experience of working on landscape projects around the world, that are created 'in harmony with nature'. He can help you to achieve this in your own garden or landscape. Natural swimming pools are a prime example of this approach, using plant regeneration pools instead of chemicals to give clean, clear water in which to swim.


He enjoys sharing his knowledge and expertise through his many books, articles, charts, posters and calendars. Here are just a few of his recent publications, available for order. For full information view his website here


Gardening Books


The Organic Gardener's Handbook


The Organic Gardener's Handbook is a concise practical reference manual, containing essential information for the organic gardener in a handy size and easy-to -read format. It introduces you to the basics of organic gardening before examining various aspects in depth.


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Gardening Wall Charts and Garden Calendars


An attractive range of wall charts with expert advice that can help you achieve the best results for your vegetable garden or allotment and to make best use of the space. A great addition to any allotment shed or keen gardeners home.


Vegetable Planning Wall Chart  - Order online HERE

Companion Planting Chart - Order online HERE

Vegetable Growing Guide - Order online HERE

Gardener's Monthly Calendar - Order online HERE

Gardening By The Moon Calendar - Order Online HERE


Herb Guide For Vegetarian Cookery


Designed to hang on your kitchen wall, an instant source of inspiration and information for using herbs in vegetarian cooking. The guide describes the uses and characterisitcs of 18 different herbs. Charts show which herbs go best with each other, what are suitable for different types of dishes and the best herbs to use with a variety of fruit and vegetables. £4.95 plus £1.50 p&p (£6.45)


Seasonal Availability Calendar


In recent years the idea of eating food that is 'in season' has become popular, in large part due to the encouragement from top TV cookery celebrities like Jamie Oliver & Hugh Fearnley Whittonstall. Eating seasonal food, supports local growers and reduces pollution and 'food miles'. But what is in season, when? The seasonal availability calendar is an attractive illustrated perpetual calendar (no dates, just months) which can be used as a place to write down local suppliers, recipes etc. Over time it can become packed with your own info as well as the calendars guide on what is in season by month, storage advice etc. The calendar will help you eat more healthily, plan meals and reduce wastage. £2.95 plus £2 p&p (£4.95)



Natural Swimming Pool Books


Natural Swimming Pools - A Guide for Building


This natural swimming book is packed full of expert information that  explains everything you need to do to create your own chemical free natural swimming poo



 Understand the whole natural swimming pool process

 Make a plan for your swimming pool and surroundings

 Organise the building operations systematically

 Undertake all construction work with confidence

 Use decking and paving creatively

 Add streams waterfalls and beaches

 Ensure the right plants are used

 Enjoy the quality of chemical free water

 Safeguard endangered wildlife species


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Natural Swimming Pools - Inspiration for Harmony with Nature


A high quality book that is a comprehensive guide to planning, constructing and maintaining your natural swimming pool, in the most environmentally friendly way. With over 300 beautiful colour pictures that will inspire to have your own natural water garden where you can swim in harmony with nature at any time


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Converting The Conventional Pool


A new book with everything you need to know about how to turn a conventional outdoor swimming pool into a natural swimming pool. Turn a bright, chlorine filled swimming pool into a natural chemical free swimming pool, in tune with nature.


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Landscape Design Books


Landscape Construction


A range of reference guides for landscape architects, garden designers, architects, and other professionals and students designing external works. Produced in English, Spanish and Chinese.


Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction. This is then followed by a set of drawn-to-scale detail sheets. These details can be traced or scanned for direct inclusion with the set of contract drawings. A ready reference for all designers and contractors and an indispensable time-saving tool.


Landscape Detailing Vol 1 - Enclosures

Landscape Detailing Vol 2 - Surfaces

Landscape Detailing Vol 3 - Structures

Landscape Detailing Vol 4 - Water

Tree Detailing


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It's also possible to order Michael Littlwoods gardening books, natural swimming pool books and landscape design books on Amazon. Here is the page with them all listed & available for purchase. VIEW


Landscape Design Services


Michael Littlewood offers landscape design services, that draws on his  outstanding international experience from landscape design work over many years in England Wales, Australia New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Greece and Portugal. His clients have included national regional and local governments, landowners, developers, schools, colleges and universities, farms and estates.


His designs have incorporated his specialism's of eco-building, bio-engineering, renewable energy systems, water harvesting, waste treatments, organic food production, natural swimming pools, wildlife and nature conservation. For more info, contact Michael via the phone number or email address below.





To order any of the publications direct, please print out the attached pdf document, HERE and send to Michael Littlewood along with your details and a cheque. Send the completed order form and payment to:


Michael Littlewood,

PO Box 25, South Petherton,

Somerset, TA13 5WZ


Telephone/fax: +44 (0)1460 75515

Email [email protected]

website: www.ecodesignscape.co.uk























































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