- nounsomeone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractively• Instance Hyponyms:↑Downing, ↑Andrew Jackson Downing, ↑Le Notre, ↑Andre Le Notre, ↑Olmsted, ↑Frederick Law Olmsted, ↑Vaux, ↑Calvert Vaux
* * *noun: one who is skilled in landscape gardening
* * *landscape gardener noun• • •Main Entry: ↑landscape
* * *landscape gardener,a person whose business is landscape gardening.
* * *noun, pl ⋯ -ers [count]: a person who designs and creates large gardenslandscape gardening noun [noncount]
* * *ˌlandscape ˈgardener [landscape gardener landscape gardeners] nouna person whose job is designing and creating attractive parks and gardensDerived Word: ↑landscape gardeningCulture:British landscape gardening developed in the 18th century under artists such as William ↑Kent who tried to create landscapes with a natural, informal effect similar to those seen in 17th-century Italian painting. Artificial lakes and buildings such as temples or ‘ruins’ were specially created for this purpose. The most famous figure in British landscape gardening was Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, who designed the gardens at ↑Longleat House and ↑Blenheim Palace.
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