The English Country Garden

The English Country Garden is a style of English gardens (English Lanscape gardens, or Anglo-Japanese English Garden) that gained popularity in England during the 18th century. This style of gardening replaced the more formal gardens that were popular during the 17th century, substituting symmetrical design with a more idealized, softer view of nature. The English […]

Anglo-Japanese English Garden

Popular just before the Victorian era took held in English, the Anglo-Japanese garden is a style that was popular for the second half of the nineteenth century. It was the increasing interest in the styles and forms of the Japanese and other Asian gardens that drove the newer styles in England not just in gardens, […]

English Landscape Garden

A landscape garden can be found in virtually every country in the world, and most of the modern landscape gardens have their roots in the English landscape garden. While the actual term “landscape garden” wasn’t used often by those living in the last eighteenth century when this style of garden truly flourished, the term is […]