1,172 garden water fountains Ideabooks
"interest of water conservation — these smart fountain designs let you have both... joy a water feature should deliver, check out these beautiful, water-concious fountains... Water brings tranquility, balance and movement to an outdoor space, qualities nearly... look with water conservation in mind? There are a few strategies:
*Decrease evaporation... *Include water foliage
*Reduce, reuse, recycle
Just in case you think I've just eliminated..." more »
"better. Water in the landscape is peaceful and cooling, and modern fountain design... term "water feature" (they also hate "hardscape). The second thing was that if you... People love fountains. For me, I just love the sound. If there's something I can put my... Tanner Fountain at Harvard. I don't have any pictures of those here, but there are... other fountains to peruse that are much more than an asterisk on a plan...." more »
"this water feature is popular again as a way to help contemporary landscapes flow... all the water features we use in our gardens, the rill perhaps has the most interesting... man-made garden canal that creates garden ambience through the pleasant sound of moving... moving water. The earliest style of rill was found in ancient Persian gardens, but... Alhambra gardens in Granada, Spain. The rill was a popular water feature of Edwardian..." more »
"Little Water Music In Your Garden... said that water is the driving force of all nature. Although in nature, water can be... Implementing water features in the garden can accomplish the same task.
Outdoor fountains... bubbling fountain with a refreshing pool to dip your toes into. These 35 inspiring fountains... fountains are just a taste of the many ways you can use the natural tranquility... of a water feature to add to your landscape or patio...." more »
"to any garden, and its easy care makes it a favorite among gardeners everywhere.... Gardeners looking for texture and movement in their outdoor areas should take a look... purple fountain grass (Pennisetum setaceum). Its form and striking coloring make it... purple fountain grass work its way into your outdoor living area. Just don't be surprised... Oriental Fountain Grass - Pennisetum orientale 'Karley Rose' in gardens I design in..." more »
"striking fountains around lately? Their rectilinear forms resemble troughs, and they... that the water splashes down. In the history of landscape architecture, two precedents... kind of fountain design stand out in my mind. The first is the work of Luis Barragan... spout fountains as a bold move. The second precedent is the troughs A.E. Bye used... trough-like fountains borrowed from the vernacular elements of the equestrian landscape..." more »
"beautiful water features to your garden... tranquil water feature to your garden landscape. Water features can be as simple as... g the garden. It would be nice if you added more garden furniture.... great gardens of the world, the gardens of Spain, influenced by Islamic elements... beautiful water elements. This landscape architect borrows many Moorish fountain elements... tranquil water garden like this one. This small space has been dug out and lined with..." more »
"into your water-wise garden. Once established they need only occasional supplemental... you're gardening at altitude. Hardy from the high plains of the Rocky Mountains' Front... l watering; a good soaking every few weeks during the heat of summer should do the... running water from the antique limestone fountain along with the incredible selection... French garden antiques, French limestone fountains, fireplace mantels and the most..." more »
"redirect water runoff and add beauty to your landscape... mismanaged water is not just inconvenient; in some areas it is truly dangerous. In my... too much water can lead to slope destabilization, slides and ocean pollution as runoff... manage the water on a property, whether you expect flash floods or simply hope to ensure... direct the water that enters your site as productively as possible.... with rain water collecting in our side yard due to a swale (our neighbors landscaped..." more »
"along with fountains this month, as you tidy the garden to prep for wonders to come... in the garden. It's also a great month to be in the yard, as you won't be tripping... interest and water features for wildlife and low-maintenance style.
More regional garden... disappearing fountain.Usually the fountain sits up on a grate with a water basin below,... winter garden. Clean up. My main back garden is 95 percent herbaceous perennials,..." more »
"surrounded by water. This got me thinking about the ways in which we can add water to our... bring water features to our homes. Indoor or outdoor fountains, waterfalls built... built into gardens or pools and the installation of other water features are all great... waste of water. In those cases, it's best to enhance the existing water that we have... to add water-inspired artwork to the house.
What do you think is the best way to..." more »
"spirits. And water, whether as rain, flood or fountain, because it is the element the legendary... element water: Red because it is the color of good luck and good fortune and is said... A red fountain An over the top red bedroom........ Red looks striking in so many... Dragon. Water and red combine in a simple garden water feature perfect for the new..." more »
"especially water wise this month as you sow seeds, tend to your lawn and plant edibles... — the garden activities just keep coming. With so many opportunities to plant and... tend your garden, it pays to stay organized and methodical to avoid getting overwhelmed... for your garden in the spring, the more likely your plants will thrive in the summer... observe all watering guidelines in your area, water more deeply and less often, and aim..." more »
"container garden while preserving and protecting your landscape and water features... prepare the garden for winter. It’s rather like tucking children into bed at night: They... The garden has been playing hard and growing for more than eight months. Now it’s... in the garden this month will ensure that you both reach spring with renewed vigor... volume of water cascading through them that the entire body of water will not freeze..." more »
"Water may be scarce, but color and striking foliage are as profuse in the desert... foliage. Water is scarce, but where rivers run or pools form, they provide the welcome... green.
Gardening in this climate requires adaptation. In some areas, the seasons are... saline. Water conservation is key. The good news is that plants that do well in this... idea of water encapsulated in a simple setting. Add WaterIn a hot climate, water is..." more »