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photo by Martin Ogden, Teddington Gardener

The grass borders at RHS Wisley... reds, oranges, yellows, purples, blues and, oh yes, green....


urban kaleidoscope

Outdoor design courtyard

An Indian Summer: Contemporary Indian!

Serenity in the Garden: Ovals in the Landscape - Elegance, Healing and Celebration

Ovals in the Landscape - Elegance, Healing and Celebration

How to build a pondless "disappearing" garden fountain.

How to Build a Low-Maintenance Water Feature

art in the garden #heavenisagarden

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Asian-inspired arbor

17 Stylish Arbor Ideas

light up the garden

Buddha Buddha Happiness Light - Urban Outfitters

green couch on a porch full of green light...

An Indian Summer: August Rain

serenity outdooors

Dandelion Sunrise...

“The first and fundamental law of nature, which is, to seek peace and follow it.” ― Thomas Hobbes

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water fountain

2 Small Backyard Ideas Creating Outdoor Living Spaces with Style

Stone, gravel and moss for the entrance to a Japanese style home in Maine. Designed by Patrick Chasse, LA

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Jan Johnsen - Greeting Cards

Jan Johnsen - Art, Prints, Posters, Home Decor, Greeting Cards, and Apparel

garden of the far east

garden of the far east

monk in meditation

garden of the far east

firepit garden

18 Great Contemporary Gardens

Serenity in the Garden: Water and Gardens = Mystery and Magic

Water and Gardens = Mystery and Magic

Anraku-ji in Kyoto, Japan: photo by William Corey

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Japanese garden - side yard idea

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☮ Japanese garden Mitarashi - Purification Fountain. Kamosu Jinja 神魂神社, Matsue, Japan.

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Bamboo bridge at Uchiko, Shikoku, Japan | Photo via Flickr,

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A wash-basin (tyouzu-bachi): vessel for containing the water, a mouth and hand rinsed in front of the Buddha.

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Andy Sturgeon, design

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Monticello vegetable garden at sunset - a 'peasful' setting...

Serenity in the Garden