Transport the serenity and beauty of a Japanese garden to your yard. Ortho's All About Creating Japanese Gardens shows how anyone, even novice gardeners, can achieve the aesthetics and sensibility of this ancient practice. Five basic Japanese garden types, presented through lush photography and clear text, bring to life key design principles. Learn the secrets of using elements such as stepping-stones, paths, waterfalls, streams, ponds, fences, and enclosures to make your garden a restful retreat. Secrets to Pleasing Design Plants for Japanese Gardens Discover How Easily Japanese Design Translates to Any Yard Created, Written, and Checked by Home Gardening Experts.Horton, Alvin is the author of 'Creating Japanese Gardens' with ISBN 9780897214896 and ISBN 0897214897.