168,399 formal garden Home Design Photos

Statile & Todd
4 Reviews
Formal Garden Room
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This formal garden room has arborvitae hedges to line the perimeter and boxwood hedges to outline the pathways and flowering beds. This is also a 'white
'white garden' which has a wide variety of plants contributing to the bloom sequence
Formal gardens--presence of sitting areas in formal gardens
I like the clean formal garden and minimalist garden look
Boxwoods hide fence around garden area?
“Flowers” — Narigo Mbago
Schmechtig Landscapes
5 Reviews
Historic Landscape Design, Wilmette Illinois
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of IL. students or an apprentice for the designer who created this French garden-symmetry (Schmechtig). My daughters could plan a wedding on our front lawn
picture leading under my present portecochere (so it would NOT be a sunken garden, but elevated) and not leave room for the catmint (which I know already
atriplicifolia) in a similar formal setting. The evergreen borders help keep the plants in check when you want a formal look ...
Nice pattern in the formal gardens
“gorg sunken gdn” — karenlbowen
Schmechtig Landscapes
5 Reviews
Historic Formal Garden, Wilmette, Illinois
Ideabooks4,127
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Formal Garden incorporates water feature, garden decorations, stepping stone, flower beds.
somewhat staid, formal garden. Boxed in by evergreens, the purple blooms almost look as if they were painted in between the lines.
Add Purple to Both Formal and Informal GardensBorrow an idea from the fashion world and create a color-block pattern in purple to enliven an otherwise
home in any style of garden. Planted en masse, spiked purple flowers like salvia or Veronica make an elegant choice for a formal bed.
“pretty garden” — mjkjrobinson
Schmechtig Landscapes
5 Reviews
Informal Garden, Winnetka, Illinois
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Informal Winnetka, Illinois backyard design utilizing shrubs, pergola, garden decorations, stone and paver paths throughout the landscape design.
what is the small tree to the left in the rose garden and what is the hedge yu have used thanks.
What kind of roses are in the middle round garden? Beautiful!
The small tree to the left of the rose garden is a Dwarf Korean Lilac on standard. There are actually four of them framing
Do you have hedges or topiary in your garden? Please post a photo in the Comments.More: Tour a garden with a formal French design
ornament there unto."Boxwood (Buxus sp.) is still the chosen favorite in formal gardens today; whether hard clipped or allowed to grow more loosely, it's stunning
“greenery and layers with splashes of color” — daisidilli
www.KarlGercens.com
Formal Garden Design
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Tell me some hedge plants name what I have seen from your garden, Can I use also duranta as hedge plant?
I love a formal garden so symmetry on the
appears to be a hidden garden. Wish I could find a way to make this work for my backyard
Verdant lane. Known as an allée in formal garden design terms, a grassy path lined with boxwood hedges and trees makes an enchanting addition to an expansive
stated, Italian garden design is about the control of nature to create a garden that is both tranquil and elegant. To achieve this, the garden’s design must
expansive yard. Crisply trimmed hedges accented with formal statues frames the view here, making the outdoor space seem even more substantial.
dimensions and density of a hedge need to be appropriate for the size of your garden. A high hedge of a dark plant such as European yew (Taxus baccata) would
“Garden” — manijavidi
Troy Rhone Garden Design
17 Reviews
Boxwood Parterres
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were used to create Parterres to give this courtyard a more clean line, formal feel.
seating areas makes the formal garden more appealing.
for creating a parterre. Today, incorporating seating areas makes the formal garden more appealing.
Parterre. This classic, formal garden design is typically made up of hedges grown in symmetrical patterns and
huge proponent of parterre gardens, and they peaked in popularity under his reign at the Palace of Versailles. His head gardener, Jacques Boyceau, was in
shown here. Add a bench so you can enjoy the view.Learn more about parterre gardens
“West side of house?” — kriscassat
Schmechtig Landscapes
5 Reviews
Wilmette, Illinois Historic Formal Garden
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Formal Garden incorporates a water feature, garden decorations, stepping stone, and flower bed ideas.
The cottage garden meets a little more formality. Don't know how you feel about "fluffy" blooming
Wilmette, Illinois Historic Formal Garden
Steps to upper garden. Good flow....I just love looking at this garden.......Wow garden...Formal Garden...english garden...Formal garden for side yard...Parterre Garden...The Garden
“gravel paths” — cjht
Ian Barker Gardens
Glen Iris Project
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structure in the garden, while the rest of the planting softens the space and creates seasonal interest all year round. The paths around the garden, covered with
through the space and provide view lines to focal points on either side of the garden, which are accented by Urns filled with Buxus Balls. Photography by Sally
I can see an area or two having some structure like this, perhaps even some French intensive gardening areas, with the
Once established, this sort of garden can be fairly low maintenance and also allows for creative perennial plantings
evergreen garden border.More: So Your Garden Style Is: Formal
What’s Your Garden Style?One of your first considerations should also be style. Formal. If
“Box hedges” — sabardwell
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