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Landscape gardening

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Use for the development and decorative planting of gardens and grounds. For the branch of architecture that deals with the design of the scenic environment, including the development and planting of all types of planned outdoor green spaces with the aim of creating a natural setting for buildings, towns, and cities, use "landscape architecture."

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gardening, landscape


12yrs ago

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