I Love Gardens and Landscapes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 531 People

    I Like Watching the Before ...

    I like watching the before and after.   Before: It could be all crappy with half walls here and no plants whatsoever. No seats to sit in, no grass healthy enough to walk in and be comfortable. After: It could be stone walls and beautiful and exotic flowers here and there...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2008

    Im In Awe

    I simply love gardens because they are my escape from everyday hassles! landscapes are like medics for me, but sweet in taste Gardens are the best places to unwind my tired mind!
    HelenParis HelenParis
    22-25
    Mar 26, 2012

    You Should See My Yard

    You should see my yard someday. I feel it is coming together nicely. I will post a picture soon as soon as I get my camera working. I have sort of a dry cannel in the front yard that use to be boring it now looks like a dry creek and winds around a bunch of trees it is...
    fun4all4u fun4all4u
    26-30, M
    Oct 30, 2011

    I Have a Wonderful Peaceful...

    I have a wonderful peaceful garden. I plant things to attract the birds and other creatures. Natural landscapes are a beautiful gift if we just take the time out in our busy lives to really look. Ahh, mother nature at her best....
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 7, 2008

    I'd love to purchase a beautiful verdant lot

    (few acres) and plop a tiny home in the center, the surround it with gardens and footpaths. Make it look like the Shire or something out of "David the Gnome".
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 19

    If I Could Paint Something ...

    If I could paint something like that - now that would be my dream job.
    jss365 jss365
    46-50, F
    Aug 7, 2008

    Introducing Myself To Everyone

    Hello everyone! I'm a woman pursuing a major in landscape architecture. I'm passionate of design, flowers, green walls, GIS, reading and many others. My dream is to become a good and talented landscape architect. Curently holding a degree in urban design and administration...
    papyryus papyryus
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2013

    The Secret Garden

    Someone watched the Secret Garden movie ? remember the gardens ?, yeah that was amasing and dreaming about making that kind of gardens great reason to live in this world ))
    MinaW7 MinaW7
    18-21, M
    Jan 31, 2013

    Don't Get Me Wrong.

    I love nature, and natural landscapes, more than anything else.  But I can certainly appreciate the delights of a formal garden, and of a well-groomed, parklike landscape.  So far, the best I've seen was King's Park in Perth, Australia, though San Francisco's Golden...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Feb 23, 2009

    Our Garden

    We have an interesting garden with some exotic plants in it. Out back of my little house which is opposite my parents home on the other side of the large pool, there s a small cobbled garden with many of these plants I've bought and put in. There are olives of course, a vine...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    Sep 9, 2013

    Makes Me Feel Relaxed...

    And at peace. those beautiful sceneries are one of the best things in life... makes you  feel at peace, serene, and relaxed...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2009

    I Love Flowers

    I was looking for a group that love flowers so maybe I'll create one.
    woollyjacket woollyjacket
    46-50, F
    Jun 26, 2011

    I Want to Have My Own Secret Garden...

    Like the one in Scret Garden.  I want to have all sorts of flowers, multiple trees, a swing, ponds, little animals playing about.  And I definitely want to have the vine-covered fence with a secret door with a secret key.  It would be my escape from everything...
    moonlit1 moonlit1
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 21, 2008

    I Love Letting My Garden Do It's Own Thing.

    Nature is the greatest of all designers.
    Isshe Isshe
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2010

    I Have a Dream of Designing...

    I have a dream of designing my own small garden of herbs and spices. I would love to go out into my backyard and be able to smell them. I need a lot of experience before that will happen the way I would like it to.
    Andariel Andariel
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2008

    I really love looking at different types of

    gardens and landscapes around a home. I purchase the magazine that describes and shows different types of gardens and landscapes. Many are large and others are smaller.
    femalemom1976 femalemom1976
    36-40, F
    Jan 23, 2015

    Warm Weather Please

    i am so tired of winter. granted i live where it doesn't get that cold, but i am ready to plant flowers and grow herbs. something about being able to be out in the warm sun and get your hands dirty. not including seeing everyone else's masterpieces. i love to see how other people...
    metalgirl99 metalgirl99
    36-40, F
    Jan 13, 2009

    only In Magazines and Books...

    only in magazines and books...my allergies kick my *** everyday...
    dignus101 dignus101
    26-30, F
    Aug 7, 2008

    Sheer Beauty

    They can take my breath away.  I love a garden, but even a magnificant landscape can inspire me!   The texture and colors of nature fill me with awe. 
    rainbows101 rainbows101
    66-70
    Feb 5, 2011

    sure I Guess If I Don't...

    sure i guess if i don't have to be the one who works on it
    sweetstacey sweetstacey
    26-30, F
    Aug 7, 2008

    I would love to garden my own backyard someday.

    Where my dog can run around and we could play all day. Where my hubby would be sipping his morning coffee and children playing with us.
    NanamiMomozono NanamiMomozono
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2015

    Gardens & Landscapes

    I do love Gardens & Landscapes.  I like seeing other peoples taste and how they decorated their yard and all.  We can also get some ideas from others.I must've watch the Desperate Landscapes with Jason Cameron a few times in the past and this guy really has it, he is so...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 2, 2011

    Japnese Gardens...

    I;ve just started reading a book on japanese gardens...I love the idea of creating a garden that captures the spirit of a landscape...creating a poetic picture, an abstract of nature. I would if I've ever be able to create one that represent the landscape that surrounds me...one...
    Isshe Isshe
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Oct 29, 2010

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