Shaded sections of the Japanese garden rely on subtle color contrast and bold textural differences to create interest. Here chartreuse and green hostas surround the base of a tree while variegated hakone grass softens the edge of the bed.
7 Design Lessons from Japanese Gardens - Watch this short PechaKucha Presentation by Jenny Feuerpeil to see what she learnt as a garden designer from 3 years of working in and studying Japanese garden(Diy Garden Arch)
Japanese garden style is just perfect for small gardens. The tiniest space can fit a small Japanese garden. Japanese houses make the most of every bit of garden space, and often have small gardens squeezed a long a narrow pathway, or between two.