Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Chinese Garden Landscape Design

In the picture is an example of a Chinese garden landscape design.

The garden design has its own theme which are an inspiration from famous poems. It has numerous number of ornamental plants, weeping willows', and waterfalls. Also Pagodas' and the lake is named the "lake of Brightness" . Chinese Garden landscape design blends plants and buildings into a whole and mimics nature through assembling rocks together to represent the mountains and flowing water. The beauty of this garden landscape is closely knitted to poetry and paintings.

So, the goal of this garden design is the harmony of the natural scenes and space in accordance to the artistic principles. And also the yin and yang is vital.

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