Iowan Lisa Orgler's website's chock full of beautiful garden designs - vegetables + flowers, too! She also designs beautiful Iowa-themed cards and patterns. We're lucky to have her in our corner of the world.
Use rectangles to create a zig-zag plot: A series of rectangular lawns or any other ground cover or paving of your choosing - pebbles, decking - are laid at right angles to each other. They traverse the garden, giving strong direction. By Diarmuid Gavin.
About a year ago I did a series of posts that showcased three parts of the design process. For those that struggle with how to start their landscape design this process is amazing. The idea is to arrange your spaces conceptually with bubbles, move thos
English-Style Landscape Plan - Use the elements of formal British design to make your yard shine. Intersecting paths with an attractive fountain, clipped hedges, and geometric raised beds will give your landscape four-season interest.
Residential Shared Street - National Association of City Transportation Officials. Like the scale and size of the street. Think on this diagram trees are not shown. Enjoy the experience of traffic calming street.