Landscape Gardening

Landscape gardening is an aesthetic branch of Horticulture that deals with planting of ornamental plants in such a way that it creates a picturesque effect.

 

It is a very fascinating and interesting subject. There are several definitions and expressions to define this subject. According to Chambers’ dictionary, the definition of landscape is the appearance of that portion of land which the eye can view at once and landscape gardening is the art of laying grounds so as to produce the effect of a picturesque landscape.

Landscape gardening can be defined as the decoration of a tract of land with plants and other garden materials so as to produce a picturesque and naturalistic effect in a limited space. 

Landscape Architecture