Archive for February, 2014

Be at one with your garden

Good looking gardens are designed around several design principles; these include such things as; rhythm, unity, repetition, balance, proportion, simplicity and focal points. Of all of the garden design principles unity is probably the most important principle to apply and one of the hardest to describe, but when it is present you know because your eyes and brain are pleased to see it. When you look at a garden, on an unconscious level your mind simplifies and organises what it sees, it looks for a connection between the elements, for some sort of organisation, for… Read More »