What would be your dream garden feature?

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  1. suzjbibby

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    ACSAPA New Member

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    Check this out. This is the Nobano No Sato botanical garden in Japan lit up for Christmas.

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    Yes, they are wisterias and they're located at the Kawachi Fuji Gardens in Japan. I recognized the picture you posted because I have the same ones on my Pinterest board.
     
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    I love all the features everyone has posted so far. You all have great taste!

    If I could have an ideal garden feature it would be a fenced in, raised bed vegetable/flower garden in the sunniest area of my yard. I would have squirrel feeders elsewhere to distract those critters. I would have an arbor entryway with vining roses on the arbor and a nice wooden gate.
     
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    I'm an artist, so I love this palette of flowers. I like how the rake is a giant "paintbrush". So freaking cool.

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    This palette is adorable, it's very creative:)

    I'd love to have a gazebo like this, it would be perfect to sit there in a lace dress and eat delicious breakfast:) :

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    I'm not sure I would want plant mannequins in my garden, but maybe a fashion designer would like them.

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    Wow, this vertical garden house is amazing.

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    I'm starting to think that I have to have a tree house in my dream garden! I was looking at pictures of tree houses for the last 15 minutes and I can say without any doubt that I love them all.
    But I'd also like to have... a swing:D :

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    I like that swing, it's kind of romantic. I'm not into scarecrows, but this is a unique scarecrow. It's not every day that you see a scarecrow dressed in lace and ruffles.

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    I love lace but this is a little too much:p
    I'd prefer to have a lovely birdhouse in my garden instead of a scarecrow:

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    This outdoor hammock is over water. How would someone climb into this and what happens if they fall asleep and roll into the water?
    I would imagine that if you can actually get into this hammock, the view must be lovely.

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    ACSAPA, thank you for sharing this picture, I love the hammock! It would be so lovely to lie there...sleeping could be dangerous though:p . But I'd lie there with a good book and with something delicious to eat, it would be heavenly:D . It looks so beautiful!
     
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    My dream garden feature would be a little stream that flows through the middle and has a little walk through bridge. I would have to have a very large yard and garden to pull that one off.
     
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    Are you talking about something like this?:):

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    I dream of having a small bridge in my garden too. I would spend a lot of time just looking at it and admiring it!:) I've always had a soft spot for bridges, rivers and brooks. There is something very romantic about them.
     
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    something about this weirds me out just a little. it's kinda surreal.
     
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    Wow those pictures are amazing! I have almost an acre of property and I would really love to landscape the entire perimeter of my backyard. In the shady areas close to my fence the grass does not grow as well so I would love a big rock border to create a bed and then plant lots of shade loving perennials. I think my yard would look more "finished" and beautiful.
     
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    I'd love to have an acre or more of land to create my own private botanical garden.
     
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