Published by Naomie Whitely, Dec 21, 2016
To make your house becomes comfort and attractive, you can try to apply Japanese style from Japan for your garden in backyard or front yard. This area can be used as a place to entertain us and our guests. You can make them impressed when they are enjoying the garden that you have. Why we recommend you to choose Japanese garden design ideas? It is because Japanese garden presents unique beauty and it is also can create simplicity and serenity so that it makes us fresh and calm.
Actually, it is not too difficult to design your garden using Japanese style. You only need to learn about the characteristic of Japanese culture. Japanese garden is identical with bamboo decoration that symbolizes the presence of mountains and islands. In order to impress the natural, small fish pond with some Koi fish is good to be applied. Koi fish is form Japan and gurgling sound of water can make us relax. Japanese garden is important to add water element. It is because water symbolizes the purifying process of world body. And water element is presented in pond or pool.
Besides water element, other element that present Japanese garden is plants. Various types of plants you can place on a Japanese garden. The plants that usually place for Japanese garden are shrubs and bamboo and grass and even moss. Shrubs are used to form a display garden that is not symmetrical. You can describe the presence of mountains or grass or valley using this shrub. You also can add stone element for Japanese garden. Stone symbolize the mountain. Even there are statue which made of stone and placed in the garden as decorative item. Japanese people are also like choose bonsai to enhance their garden. Bonsai is is a tree that dwarfed deliberately for the sake of art.
Japanese people like to add wood element for their garden. It can be formed for fence or deck. But sometimes they are using bamboo as fence material. Other characteristic of Japanese garden is there are walk ways that are made of stone or wood. If you notice, Japanese people like designing their house and its surrounding with natural materials, right? It is because they are really appreciate the nature and would like to make the best possible. That is how they love the nature.