Garden in the English style: the basic rules of the device

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Landscape Design
08 May 2016

No matter how you land a huge estate of 6 acres, or "land", if you wish, you can create a fleet of magnificent landscape style.In landscape design, it is important to create a complete picture of each element of the garden should express the overall concept.


Three Pillars landscape style ↑

  • natural beauty in the garden.
  • Free plan is not tied to strict rules.
  • Avoid monotony, even the design of the small suburban areas.

In Japan, Korea, China can also be found landscaped garden style that is consistent with the popular idea in the east of the eternal renewal of nature.

Planning of garden ↑

Take a sheet of paper and draw a sketch of the future garden.Identify where best to plant fruit (the best option - the south-eastern and southern part), and where - ornamental trees and shrubs.The remaini

ng square meters allocated for flower beds and lawns.Think, where are the garden paths.

English-style garden
facade of the house - it is his "face", which must be beyond reproach.Take care of decorative and finishing works

creating a garden to survive it in the same style, all auxiliary artificial structure must be carefully masked.A person who looks at the park landscape style, must be an illusion, that the landscape where there is a house created by nature, not by human hands.Tsaritsyno, Petrovsky Palace, Gatchina - samples of landscape design, made in the landscape style.

Garden in the English style requires a clear organization of space, it is necessary to take into account the rules of visual perception.Objects located on a small hill, are in an advantageous position thanks to the laws of linear perspective.The lawns and ponds are more interesting when viewed from above.Therefore, architects often use to receive artificially creating uneven terrain.

Color plays an important role, especially if you have chosen a design in the English style.It can help you focus on specific areas, visually push or bring some element of the garden.Remember, plain and simple compositions are often cumbersome to win and pompous.

The farther you are from the object, the smoother and softer look through its shape.Therefore, if you want to enhance the depth of the landscape, in the far corner of the garden plant coniferous vegetation blue shades.

natural garden does not mean running.There should be all carefully planned and thought out: tree-lined avenues, colorful flower beds, groups of shrubs and trees.It fits perfectly into the overall concept of small hills or canyons.

around to your holiday home appeared park landscape style, you need a landscape designer.He must understand the structure of the area and be able to competently arrange artificial and natural objects.A professional gardener knows all about the plants and trees in your yard.Each park its character: a cheerful and thoughtful, easy and versatile.Take a walk through the garden, you will feel that he is a certain mood.

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  • winding paths will lead you to the most secret corners of the garden.When you create trails using natural stones, can be irregular in shape, such as paving stones or flagstones.
  • pergolas and arches, entwined with wild grapes, benches in shady places are not only beautiful, but also functional.
  • Pond with a small bridge or artificial stream perfectly complement the song.Water flowing in a stream with a pump.It is necessary to select the type of flux and its intensity.You will also need to create and mask the "source" and "mouth".Sit on the edge of the stream planting, the flow will be similar to the natural.
garden decoration
small stream flowing from the pile of stones and hiding in a crevice - a great alternative to the pond
  • English-style garden is complete without a fragrant flower garden.Mallow, delphinium, Pansy, Rose - choose what you like the most.Romantic look flowers hanging from hanging pots.Put them pelargonium, geranium and petunia.

Vertical gardening facade ↑

keep your home cozy, create a green fence.The house, on the walls of which is woven ivy or parthenocissus seem good, reliable, and a little bit fabulous.The southern wall of suitable rhododendrons, Chinese magnolia vine, clematis, climbing roses.The eastern side of hydrangea tree pick hops.On the west side of the gardeners planted Kanatnikov vinogradolistny, glycine.When you prepare the soil for planting, install support.As they can use the string (for it is growing rapidly morning glory, sweet peas, echinocystis).For hops or climbing roses need a framework that should be mounted on the wall.

After planting seedlings do not forget about their feeding, watering and pruning.Remember, some of the fruits of ornamental plants are poisonous (this is especially important if a family has young children).

style garden
landscape style - timeless classics of the genre

Green lawn with his own hands ↑

To grow lush green grass, fertile soil layer should be at least 15 cm. A month before planting grass to dig the ground, remove the weeds, make fertilizers,smooth the surface.Just before sowing seal the soil rollers or plywood sheets.If the site has a curb, grass to sow for 1 meter from him, so that later you have no difficulties when working with the mower.Consumption of seeds - 15 g / m2.

need to sow grass in calm weather (good land to sow stripes).The seeds are slightly sprinkled the earth and watered.The first week of the next lawn watered daily (the same watering schedule is required in dry weather).If you want a lawn faster way, you can buy ready-made roll with grass that is unfolding, keeps and watered.

lawn near the house
on a lawn can be fun frolic children.Do not forget to water the lawn, it is a long time to delight you with its lush greenery

English manor ↑

Even if you were not born in prudish UK, you have the right to choose the facade of the house in the English style.The high gables in the foreground, with steep pitched roofs, large windows - the architectural features of this style.In England decided to build houses of different shapes: asymmetric and symmetric.Much attention is paid to design the main entrance, but the decorating elements are used very carefully.The basic material in building construction - brick.Soft colors and the existence of forged parts only emphasize the basic idea.Feel free to choose the English style of landscape design, if you like clean lines discreet luxury.

Video: how to break the English-style garden ↑