Use of rocks, and sand and pebbles
Japanese zen gardens are very relaxing and a very simple, yet beautiful addition to any garden.
stick a zen garden in the dirt out back!
Simplistic Zen garden by Debra Prinzing.
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 by a dropped stone. The circular lines intersect other
Patterns. Zen gardens are a soothing way to add variety and relaxation to a plant-heavy landscape, and are reasonably simple to create. The textures created by rakes are most admirable in the morning and evening hours, as the shadows are the deepest during this time.