217,560 formal garden Home Design Photos

Statile & Todd
3 Reviews
Formal Garden Room
Ideabooks2,075
Questions4
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
Boxwoods hide fence around garden area?
“arborvitae” — lisavu
Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Historic Formal Garden, Wilmette, Illinois
Ideabooks4,015
Questions1
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.
“save” — opheliabs
Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Historic Landscape Design, Wilmette Illinois
Ideabooks5,493
Questions4
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
“Symetrical garden” — bobjgregory
Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Informal Garden, Winnetka, Illinois
Ideabooks9,043
Questions5
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
Semiformal. An underlying symmetrical plan brings order to the garden — but how
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
“Wrought iron sphere rock garden” — ask4arn
Troy Rhone Garden Design
17 Reviews
Boxwood Parterres
Ideabooks4,236
Questions2
were used to create Parterres to give this courtyard a more clean line, formal feel.
seating areas makes the formal garden more appealing.
incorporating 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
“Hedges Emily Bruner hollies” — duffy563
Schmechtig Landscapes
2 Reviews
Wilmette, Illinois Historic Formal Garden
Ideabooks759
Questions1
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 things
Wilmette, Illinois Historic Formal Garden
I like this garden. Same "zone"...I just love looking at this garden.......lavender with formal garden...english garden...Formal garden for side yard...Parterre Garden...formal garden...The Garden...Formal Garden...knot garden
“lavender” — emrhobbs
Statile & Todd
3 Reviews
Formal Knot Garden
Ideabooks5,640
Questions3
This formal knot garden with bronze statue sits adjacent to a patio.
the garden? The length of the path and the radius of the circle.
is this varigated boxwood hedge or an alternative Great garden
Formal knot garden using boxwood hedging and English ivy as "filler".
Even if you don't have tons of room for a formal parterre or knot garden, utilizing classic hedge shapes along your front walk is a great way to
pleasant when you're in the midst of the garden, but it should also be visually interesting to look into the garden from outside or to view it from above
Knot garden. Would look good in
“statuary, wide path, sculpted shrubs” — mollysargent
www.KarlGercens.com
Formal Garden Design
Ideabooks9,498
Questions5
Tell me some hedge plants name what I have seen from your garden, Can I use also duranta as hedge plant?
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
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
Idea for garden bed with a statue
“Wow” — robertlrayburn
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