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Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International
8 Reviews
Zen Garden
Ideabooks4,385
Questions2
Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International
Like the idea of a zen garden.
Rock garden as therapeutic relaxation, occupy and meditate?
zen garden surrounding a raised sand box?
I had my first exposure to Zen gardens, which many believe inspired minimalism. These gardens, with
you can get a sense of water flowing around the beautiful rock in this relaxing Zen garden made by AguaFina Gardens International.
Circles emanate from a mound of rocks symbolizing mountains in a quiet Zen garden. The gravel has been hand-raked to suggest the ripples on the surface of water caused
represent rippling water in a Zen garden, where simple objects of nature are used to create a place for contemplation.
Interiors can be designed to have motion and variability, but so can spaces that are visible through windows in the house, like this Japanese rock garden.
“I need one, lest I perish in stress” — mollskis
Garden Mentors
1 Review
A little piece of Asia
Ideabooks25,906
Questions9
this idea would work - but you will still require reasonable light levels. Alternatively, instead of moss you could incorporate the Japanese sand garden style with rocks and water and a perhaps couple of plants
Japanese garden/water feature for new house
I could create a Japanese Garden. I
Zen gardens are designed to create a stripped-down awareness of thought.
In rock gardens. Rock gardens are unique growing environments, and not all plants will appreciate the arid conditions. In addition to alpine plants, there are some ground covers that flourish in these conditions and can create
create interesting, low-maintenance and miniature gardens. Knawel cushion (Scleranthus biflorus, zones 9 to 11) is a truly fascinating specimen that will likely become a feature in your rock garden. This slow growing, mound-forming plant provides a dense carpet of green foliage that will slowly creep over
“the mounded planst” — wendidarling
Whipple Russell Architects
Laurel Way
Ideabooks5,865
Questions4
stairs above are very interesting, great bonsai, nice zen rock garden, good use of space
signal the Japanese theme of this garden. It’s all about the shaping and positioning of the cloud-pruned conifer with its mossy green base, juxtaposed against the lacy texture of the bamboo against the wall.SHOW USHave you used leafy foliage to great effect in your own garden? Send us a photo in the comments
Create a tranquil Japanese-style garden under your outdoor staircase. Guests will get a surprise when looking down and will no doubt want to get a closer look.
“Fun” — Whitney Rosilez
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
16 Reviews
Grace Design Associates
Ideabooks4,701
Questions2
Italianate 'villa' with spectacular views of the Santa Barbara coastline. They had assembled an impressive array of garden objects from around the world which were to be incorporated into the gardens. But the challenges were numerous. Object scale had to carefully managed in this 40 foot by 80 foot space --
500 pound stone urn. Additionally, spectacular tree specimens were chosen and carefully placed to provide a counterweight to the other objects in the garden. * Builder of the Year: Best Landscape and Hardscape, Santa Barbara Contractors Association
asian-inspired gem of a garden. The door frames a fountain in the distance. Behind the fountain is a custom bamboo lattice screen. The humble door and frame were bought at auction --- a salvaged architectural piece (old!). One has to bow one's head (humble oneself) to enter the garden through this door
“distressed wall finish” — Mary Dillon
Modern Landscape
Ideabooks4,249
Questions3
What kind of gravel would be good for a zen garden like this? I love this ok.
Chinese sand garden in master garden
something some what like a Japanese garden
could do a zen garden somewhere with rose quartz crystal
For the real source of minimalism, we should look to the Zen gardens of Japan. The perfectly placed rocks set in immaculate
minimalism, we should look to the Zen gardens of Japan. The perfectly placed rocks set in immaculate gravel, raked into swirling patterns, are pure minimalism.Japanese gardens were created in the pursuit of spirital balance, but in the West this has become a garden style.
now. When you're finished, rake up excess debris, leaves and other litter from planting areas and the lawn. An ordered space is more relaxing, and a garden may be the prime spot for personal revival.
“l” — Israfil Merican
Garden Architecture
3 Reviews
Garden Architecture/Robert Trachtenberg
Ideabooks4,169
Questions1
For this elegant landmarked Berkeley home, designed by Albert Dodge Coplin, we had the challenge of designing a garden that delicately blends Japanese and English style vernaculars at the request of the client. All photos by Robert Trachtenberg
except skip the lawn area, Just my idea of a hidden secret green and peaceful garden retreat.
Love the granite edging and garden
Secret garden. Nestled into a lush garden, this hot tub with a concrete surround manages to look both modern and a bit
nice sunken tub and lush Japanese garden feel
Secret garden. Nestled into a lush garden, this hot tub with
Arrangement of plants and focal water piece and garden house with brown wood roof
feel of this garden seems so organic!
“Spa” — hepcat
Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group
10 Reviews
Atherton Japanese Garden
Ideabooks9,754
Questions7
Planning a japanese garden in a tiny city yard. Need a Focal point ..I love that lantern
readily available in Northern California. They were hand selected and placed to complement one another as well as overall composition within the garden. The small rocks or gravel is called "Pami Pebble" composed of small 3/4-1/2" diameter rounded gravel of various colors.
JAPANESE GARDENS AT A GLANCEYou’ll love it if… you prefer serene outdoor spaces, have a disciplined approach to gardening and an abhorrence of clutter. You admire Japanese art and culture without necessarily wanting to turn your garden into a carbon copy of a Japanese tea garden.Difficulty ranking:
Kyoto by going for Japanese style in your garden. While Japanese gardens appear to be minimal and simple, every rock, sculpture, plant and path has been placed with great care. These elements inspire calm meditation when you're sitting and looking out at the garden and provide a very specific experience
“Walkway” — kpelle71
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
16 Reviews
Grace Design Associates
Ideabooks4,073
Questions5
Italianate 'villa' with spectacular views of the Santa Barbara coastline. They had assembled an impressive array of garden objects from around the world which were to be incorporated into the gardens. But the challenges were numerous. Object scale had to carefully managed in this 40 foot by 80 foot space --
500 pound stone urn. Additionally, spectacular tree specimens were chosen and carefully placed to provide a counterweight to the other objects in the garden. * Builder of the Year: Best Landscape and Hardscape, Santa Barbara Contractors Association
Is it possible to purchase a garden bell similar to this?
Brilliant! I can feel this garden thru the photo
Thanks for the kudos --- happy gardening!
“moss” — margielynnj
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