Formal/ Tuscan Gardens

The basis for a formal landscape starts with; symmetry, here click geometric shapes, structure, balance, order and clean, crisp lines. Trimmed hedges are a staple in formal landscapes. They also take a lot of work to maintain. Good maintenance practices are a key element to traditional formal gardening. Clients wishing to implement this style of landscape need to take that into consideration.

Hardscape elements such as a patio or paths within a formal landscape are generally straight lined and geometric in shape. The preferred material choice is usually brick or stone. Grass space is typically used as an ornamental piece and can be bordered by paths or plant beds. Sculptures, fountains, pools, and specimen plants are used as focal points.

  • Lush Planting
  • Hedging
  • Masses of Color
  • Flowering Shrubs
  • Flower Beds
  • Color Pots
  • Organized