landscape garden

Landscape : ”A landscape may be defined as any area, either big or small, on which it is possible or desirable to mould a view or a design”.

Landscape Garden

Landscape gardening is an aesthetic branch of Horticulture which deals with planting of ornamental plants in such a way that it creates a picturesque effect. It is a very fascinating and interesting subject. There are several definitions and expressions to define this subject. According to Chambers’ dictionary, the definition of landscape is the appearance of that portion of land which the eye can view at once and landscape gardening is the art of laying grounds so as to produce the effect of a picturesque landscape. Landscape gardening can be defined as the decoration of a tract of land with plants and other garden materials so as to produce a picturesque and naturalistic effect in a limited space. So landscape may or may not include plants. According to Bailey, Landscape gardening is the application of garden forms, methods and materials to the improvements of the landscape and the landscape in this connection is any area large or small on which it is desirable to develop a view or design.

Importance of Landscape Garden.


A garden has to be one’s own creation and not an imitation, giving due consideration to the local enviroment.


Overcrowding of the plants should be avoided.


Lake advantage of natural topography while designing garden.


Perfect harmony of diffrent components is the essence in landscape gardening


Before planning a design one must be sure for what purpose the garden is utility or beauty or both.

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