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During the Second World War this sort of garden was referred to as an instructive park, emphasising its educational importance, but since the war these types of parks have been referred to as heemparks, with ‘heem’ representing environment, yard or home. These were defined as areas in which landscape architecture was conducted with the assistance of wild flora. 11). Thijsse’s Hof gradually found a following with other such parks throughout the country. An early example was De Heimanshof in Vierhouten, named after Thijsse’s late partner, and designed by Springer’s nephew, the landscape architect G.
The basic distinctions in this publication that was intended for the popular market was to differentiate two soil types— rich in nutrients and poor in nutrients—with seven types of communities—arable land, natural meadows, woodland, peat bogs versus dunes, heathland and moorland. Yet the author realised that not many private gardens would be able to include phytogeographical plantings, but that plant lovers might include a small section within the garden for native flora, with hints on how to create the right conditions for a number of vegetation types.
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