Asian Water Garden: This garden takes advantage of the natural landscape of Yachats, Oregon, combining it with the simplicity and tranquility of Asian garden design to create a living courtyard surrounded by the residence.
Wonderful “floor” treatment in a garden called “Wrinkle in Time” designed by Karen Stefonick Design. Openings between each concrete paver make room for a permeable detail of smooth tumbled stones. text & image via Debra Prinzing
SECRET GARDEN In Arlington, Virginia, architecture firm Höweler + Yoon contends with spatial and budgetary constraints to carve a microcourtyard, complete with Japanese maples and a cascading concrete fountain, in just 200 square feet.