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English vs. French vs. Japanese: An International Garden Primer

        Home & Garden | Outdoor Living

Lush English gardens are a popular style for backyards.
Lush English gardens are a popular style for backyards.

Looking for a little gardening inspiration? This year, take your cues from some of the most famous types of gardens in the world: unfussy English cottage gardens; the famously beautiful gardens of Versailles; or the peaceful, Zen-inspired gardens of Japan. Whether you prefer roses or rocks, bright flowers or lush evergreens, striking water features or hidden pathways, there’s a style that will work for your home.


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