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How to Design a Long Formal Garden

How to Design a Long Formal Garden

This plot, like the previous one, is excep­tionally narrow and the aim has been, once again, to try to produce a layout which minimizes the long narrow appear­ance and creates some interesting features. Although this layout is much more formal and rigid than the previous one, it still starts off at an angle to the […]

How to Design a Formal Garden

How to Design a Formal Garden

Here is a strictly formal layout for a large, almost rectangular garden. Formality and symmetry usually go hand in hand, so it has been important to establish a central axis around which borders and features can be formally arranged. I have taken this axis as being central to the French doors travelling out at right […]