Japanese Gardening Basics

Japanese Gardening Basics
Things to remember for a beautiful garden The main principles of garden design Bring a Japanese feel to your garden with these basic steps. First of all, embrace the ideal of nature. That is, keep things in your garden as natural as possible, avoid including things that can interfere with this natural appearance. For example, don’t include a square pool in your design as square pools cannot be found in nature. Also, a waterfall will be something closer to what exists in nature if we compare it to a fountain. So you should also consider the Japanese concept of sumi or balance. Because one of the main goals of Japanese garden design is to recreate large landscapes even in the smallest of places. Be careful when choosing elements for your garden, as you don’t want to fill ten by ten yards with boulders. As a miniature landscape, the rocks in... Read More