Landscaping and Hardscaping
Browse pictures at HGTV of front and backyard landscaping ideas along with hardscape design including water features, pergolas, fire pits and more.
Time off: Japan
Finally. The time is here.I will be out during the next weeks visiting one of the most fascinating countries in the world, Japan. I've been planning this trip for a long time and I will make the most of it, visiting different cities, small rural towns and enjoying the food and the culture. That means…
46 Unique Ways To Decorate Your Small Garden
Most homeowners who have a small garden feel that its size can restrict their ideas. If you have a small garden that you want to convert into a classy area, then this article is for you. In this article, I have provided several tips that will help you decorate the outdoors. You can implement the …
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A pine in the corner. The gravel stream 'flows' under the elevated path to the right. Daisen-in, a subtemple of Daitoku-ji, was founded in 1509 by Zen priest Kogaku Soko (1464-1548). The gardens date from about that time and may have been designed by Kogaku or perhaps by the painter Soami, who did the landscape paintings in the main hall. The garden is a miniature landscape with mountains, waterfalls and river and wraps entirely around the main hall (hojo).