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Explore - Garden Styles
From formal to informal or somewhere in between, let us help you decide which garden style you prefer. Our garden style section shows you lots of garden styles you may enjoy creating in your own landscape. Use the arrows to the right to browse through our selection of garden styles.
Custom Multi-use Patio Design
Patio Spaces in a Sloping Yard
Home Landscapes Front and Back
Frontyard Facelift, Big Difference
Building a Garden? What First?
Italian Gardens - Why a Designer?
10 Ways To Save On Landscape
Italian Garden Design - Tuscany
Southern Garden Plan
Golf Course Lot Plan
Japanese Garden Plan
Backyard Patio & Arbor Plan
Walled Courtyard Plan
Garden Plan Walks & Arbors
Wood Deck & Wildlife Planting
Gazebo Pavilion & Flagstone Patio
As with the Zen faith a Zen garden is a place people can find enlightenment through meditation. So, people create a peaceful space using a combination of rock, sand, small shrubs, and water. You'll often see a pond or stream around an open space used for contemplation. Another beautiful type of Zen garden uses the sand or stone to form earthly elements, like mountains, seas or rivers. The designs are eye catching and are offset by other areas of small plants or shrubs.