Formal Gardens

Some articles on formal gardens, garden, gardens, formal garden:

Mount Edgcumbe Country Park
... century, when the Edgcumbe family created formal gardens, temples, follies and woodlands around the Tudor House ... The Formal Gardens are grouped in the lower park near Cremyll ... Originally a 17th Century 'wilderness' garden, the present scheme was laid out by the Edgcumbe family in the 18th Century ...
Eaton Hall, Cheshire - Grounds - Formal Gardens
... South of the loggia is the Dutch Tea Garden, which was laid out by C ... The garden contains the Tea House which was designed by John Douglas ... In the centre of the garden is a statue of Mercury and in front of the Tea House are two stone Talbots ...
Garden Design - Types of Gardens - Renaissance and Formal Gardens
... Main article Renaissance gardens A formal garden in the Persian garden and European garden design traditions is rectilinear and axial in design ... The equally formal garden, without axial symmetry (asymmetrical) or other geometries, is the garden design tradition of Chinese gardens and Japanese gardens ... The Zen garden of rocks, moss and raked gravel is an example ...
Château De Vendeuvre - The Gardens - Formal Gardens
... The formal gardens that have been created by the present Count of Vendeuvre, have a strictly symmetrical classical lay-out of closely clipped scrolling designs set against gravel reserves, and borders ... Restored according to plans, of 1813, these French geometric gardens perfectly complement the equally symmetrical garden front of the château ...

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