The Formal Garden is perfectly arranged and structured for a ‘formal’ appearance.This style of garden is perfect for those who like to experiment with geometric layouts and partitioned garden sections.
Think squares of pristine lawn, lines of perfect Cyprus trees, rustic urns, manicured hedges and stone courtyard areas. Symmetry is often utilised in the Formal Garden. We suggest creating a grand central features such as a water fountain.
The predominant colours of a formal garden will be green and white or grey stone. Coloured flowers can be used, however they will be symmetrical and formally arranged in pots or manicured garden beds.
Simple plants such as liriope and buxus are used, this garden style can be grown in any condition.
If a large garden is not available to create extensive courtyards, paved walkways, pencil pines and garden features. Potted plants and small hedges are used in small gardens to create the same effect. We stock a range of products such as pebbles and bluestone steppers that can help you achieve the desired Formal Garden appearance.