Garden designer

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A garden designer is someone who designs the plan and features of gardens, either as an amateur or professional.wikipedia
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Garden design

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities. In the second half of the twentieth century many of these courses changed their scale of focus and their nomenclature, from garden design to landscape architecture.
Most professional garden designers have some training in horticulture and the principles of design.

Gardener

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Some keen gardeners who are very knowledgeable about plants can be resistant to conceptualizing design.
The garden designer is someone who will design the garden, and the gardener is the person who will undertake the work to produce the desired outcome.

Roger Turner (garden designer)

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He trained as an architect, and now practises as a garden designer in Gloucestershire.

Garden

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A garden designer is someone who designs the plan and features of gardens, either as an amateur or professional.

Landscape design

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Terrain

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Water feature

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Garden structure

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Road surface

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Genius loci

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Climate

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The compositional elements of garden design and landscape design are: terrain, water, planting, constructed elements and buildings, paving, site characteristics and genius loci, and the local climatic qualities.

Landscape

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Garden designers are skilled specialists dealing with master planning of landscapes and design of gardens, consulting with advice for clients, providing direction and supervision during construction, and the management of establishment and maintenance once the garden has been created.

Design methods

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A wide range of design methods have been used by garden designers, depending partly on the historical period in which they worked and partly on the professional discipline with which they have the closest relationship.

Renaissance

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Treating the subject historically, one can say that ancient gardens were likely to have been "drawn" directly on the ground, that Renaissance gardens were drawn on paper and that modern gardens are drawn on a computer.

Botany

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Some very competent designers and landscape architects have a meager amount of diverse botanical and horticultural knowledge and experience.

Horticulture

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Some very competent designers and landscape architects have a meager amount of diverse botanical and horticultural knowledge and experience.

André Le Nôtre

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Historically, garden designers were trained under the apprentice system, such as André Le Nôtre with his father and Beatrix Farrand with Charles Sprague Sargent.

Beatrix Farrand

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Historically, garden designers were trained under the apprentice system, such as André Le Nôtre with his father and Beatrix Farrand with Charles Sprague Sargent.

Charles Sprague Sargent

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Historically, garden designers were trained under the apprentice system, such as André Le Nôtre with his father and Beatrix Farrand with Charles Sprague Sargent.

Agriculture

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Specialist university-level landscape planning and garden design courses were established in the twentieth century, generally attached to departments of agriculture, horticulture, or architecture.

Architecture

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Specialist university-level landscape planning and garden design courses were established in the twentieth century, generally attached to departments of agriculture, horticulture, or architecture.

Landscape architecture

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In the second half of the twentieth century many of these courses changed their scale of focus and their nomenclature, from garden design to landscape architecture.

Curriculum

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Towards the end of the twentieth century a number of BA garden design curricula were established with the emphasis more on design than horticulture.