The Garden Guide

Book: The Principles of Landscape Gardening
Chapter: Chapter 2: Compositional Elements of Landscape Gardening

Running water in the geometric style

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1528. Where running water is conducted in forms belonging to the geometric style of gardening, waterfalls and cascades are constructed in the form of crescents, flights of steps, or wavy slopes; all which have excellent effects of their kind when appropriately introduced, as at Chatsworth, Hatton, and many other places.