landscape gardening

Definitions

  • Extensive landscaped gardens with a lake and statuary
    Extensive landscaped gardens with a lake and statuary
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n landscape gardening working as a landscape gardener
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Landscape gardening The art of laying out grounds and arranging trees, shrubbery, etc., in such a manner as to produce a picturesque effect.
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Usage

In literature:

I had this term a large class of students in landscape gardening.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
He had been over the ground and studied it with the care of a landscape gardener who is going to make improvements.
"My Second Year of the War" by Frederick Palmer
He had an eye for architecture and landscape-gardening.
"Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers" by Elbert Hubbard
Such beauties are beauties of landscape, and do not of their nature belong to a garden.
"Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
It is a miracle of exquisite landscape gardening.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Marshall, Peter Paul, landscape-gardener, v, 20.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
The landscape gardeners use the hickories for the golden effect of the foliage.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
In addition to these beauties, the park of Trianon was enhanced by all that the art of the landscape gardener could devise.
"Among the Great Masters of Music" by Walter Rowlands
The modern style, he says, sprang from the invention of the ha-ha by Bridgeman, one of the first landscape gardeners.
"English Literature and Society in the Eighteenth Century" by Leslie Stephen
The park and gardens were laid out by the celebrated landscape gardener Lenotre.
"Louis XIV., Makers of History Series" by John S. C. Abbott
But not all Sandby's landscape gardening has an equal charm.
"Highways and Byways in Surrey" by Eric Parker
The whole formed an exposition of landscape gardening of which any city might be proud.
"Due West" by Maturin Murray Ballou
But where man had been neglectful, nature had lavished wealth, performing great feats in the way of landscape gardening.
"'Lizbeth of the Dale" by Marian Keith
Lenotre and his landscape-gardening (the garden of the Tuileries).
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
In the immediate neighborhood of the hotel the landscape gardener has done his best.
"A Flight in Spring" by J. Harris Knowles
And as for this garden, no landscape artist need apply.
"The Valiants of Virginia" by Hallie Erminie Rives
Dreamily still lay the Castle-garden, and the broad landscape out beyond it.
"No Surrender" by E. Werner
Of landscape-gardening, the materials are plants, and therefore its beauty is evidently dependant on, or rather composed of, theirs.
"Beauty" by Alexander Walker
The English garden, as I have just tried to sketch it, was not born yesterday, the bombastic child of a landscape-gardener's recipe.
"Garden-Craft Old and New" by John D. Sedding
That the landscape painters had made good and frequent use of the garden of Haddon I ascertained the moment I entered it.
"Over the Ocean" by Curtis Guild
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In poetry:

The landscape now reveals a change;
A stair--that twin├Ęd elm-boughs hold
Enclosed 'mid hedges mystic, strange--
Inaugurates a green and gold
Vision of gardens, range on range.
"The Gardens" by Emile Verhaeren

In news:

More on Gardening and landscaping.
Despite bamboo 's reputation for taking over the garden, using bamboo in the landscape is no different than using any other plant.
Cheryl Schiel (left), of Country Gardens, and Kimblery Hardford (right), landscape designer, explain some of the features that can be found on outside of Walker Hall during the NJC Autumn Botanical Walk.
Landscaped gated garden in Historic District.
Kudos to the staff and students of the landscape gardening program at Sandhills Community College, who created a beautiful setting.
Just as a work of art can pull a room together, the right garden antique can transform a landscape.
Situated on 25 acres of landscaped lawns and gardens, it is located at 7931 East Boulevard Drive, Alexandria, VA, 22308.
An aficionado of Northwest landscaping, Bob Riebe decided that a cedar arbor would be a perfect addition to his garden on Washington's Bainbridge Island.
Rain barrels are a popular aid for gardening, landscaping and cleaning at home.
Landscapers and gardeners throughout the Midwest have been noticing a sticky material raining out of certain shade trees, predominantly tulip poplar (also known locally as yellow poplar or tulip tree).
Surround yourself with beauty and tranquility at Schedel Arboretum and Gardens, and gather ideas to use in your home's landscape.
Oriskany is now home to an award winning garden, as the Parker F Scripture Botanical Gardens took third place in the first annual All-America Selections Landscape Design Contest.
The National Gallery's Sculpture Garden is one of the Mall's peaceful sanctuaries -- offering bench seating, lush landscaping and a view of 17 contemporary sculptures .
In a new space on Abbot Kinney in Venice, California, landscape designer Sean Knibb has unveiled an environmentally-friendly furniture line and a fresh approach to sustainable gardening.
In this excerpt from the new book Suzy Bales' "Down-to-Earth Gardener", you'll find smart strategies for scaling back your lawn and making your landscape more trouble-free.
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