51 diagonal Outdoor Design Photos

Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Haynie Residents
Ideabooks3,123
Questions3
very nice planting of grasses along path of square pavers set on diagonal
DESIGN EXCELLENCE IN THE CREATIVE USE OF DIAGONAL AXES WITH A PILLAR AND URN AS A FOCAL POINT
Go diagonal. Enhance diagonal sight lines with pathways and plantings placed at a 45-degree angle to the house. This method allows extended views through the garden while giving your landscape the illusion of being larger. Here, the diagonal stepping stone pathway has its own special point of view: a
“Love this pathway surprise” — lynnkayerued
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
5 Reviews
Patio
Ideabooks4,981
Questions1
On the diagonal...? I like it!
Another View of the Diagonal Boardwalk
wood path on diagonal
walkway at diagonal to fence
“steps down” — merefin
gytis
Garden design
Ideabooks5,140
Questions1
There's a lot going on in this gorgeous rock garden, but the eye knows exactly where to look, thanks to the strong diagonal line of gravel and ground covers that moves through the otherwise square and rectangular spaces. It is arresting rather than interrupting — and its presence makes the rest of the
“Walk” — ahoughton
Westover Landscape Design, Inc.
33 Reviews
Less Lawn More Garden
Ideabooks5,384
Questions2
large stone path cuts across lawn diagonally
Sectioning off segments of your garden in strong shapes on a diagonal will make it look like your garden is wider and longer. Define areas of grass, pavement, and landscape with borders of rocks or bricks to break up big sections and add texture and interest.
“I like the idea of stone paths that can be mowed over. - Rob” — alyson702
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
5 Reviews
Overview
Ideabooks12,072
Questions5
3 Garden Case Studies1. The urban boardwalk. This urban backyard is packed with interest from every viewpoint. Running the boardwalk at a diagonal to the fence has created unexpected interest that draws the eye and engages the viewer.
“garden” — lenna14
Harold Leidner Landscape Architects
31 Reviews
Private Residence - English Tudor
Ideabooks137
Questions0
“Wow!” — lauraltopping
Cathy Carr, APLD
11 Reviews
Narrow DC Property
Ideabooks67
Questions0
diagonal lines
“Love the landscaping” — cdausch
www.KarlGercens.com
Formal Garden Design
Ideabooks18,545
Questions2
Create Movement With DiagonalsThough these square pavers have been laid in regular lines, the eyes are tricked at certain viewpoints by the tilting of the squares. This tilting also creates sight lines leading to the house in the distance.Tip: The paving is set just below the level of the grass to make
“Checkered lawn” — ah1283
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