It must be fun to have a garden as we can feel like close to the nature. However, how boring it is to own regular garden, how about adding garden pathways made of stone. It enhances the aesthetic to your garden.
Adding stone as the ornament to your garden, is not only adding the natural look but it is also easy to be maintained. You can use this landscape addition to lead you and your visitor to your private courtyard or water feature of the garden.
Some other features can be added such as planting succulent around the stone pathways, or using various shape and pattern of stone.
Without further intro, here are some stone pathway ideas from professional gardener which might be your inspiration:
- Classic big stone
Adding classic big stone will never fail your expectation. Not only giving minimalistic and more natural look, this big stone is very easy to be installed and maintained. It also gives the lake vibe to relax your mind.
2. Diamond perspective sense
Use your creativity to create the best stone pathway such as the stone pathway above. Look at how the diamond shaped stone pathway which grows larger and smaller again, this gives the sense of movement and different perspective to the stepper.
3. Various stone shapes in one pathway
To create variation, you combine more than one shapes for your pathway. The most common combination is the Oval, square and rectangle. However, you can always combine more than one shapes.
4. Rapid same shape stone
Using Rectangle shape stones and make them in row rapidly to create your pathways is also the best choice. Or use globular shape stone along your pathways.
5. Filled spaces
Adding other nature ornament such as succulent in between your stones gives more artistic and relaxing sense.
6. mosaic pathways
Although made of stone and can be combine the texture, shape or pattern, you can do beyond of that. Collecting different stones to create a mosaic stone is the best creative way especially you are the one who made the mosaic pattern. It feels like a masterpiece, isn’t it?
7. Rope and Wood
Making stone pathway is not only give nature and relaxing vibe. But, how about to take it to the next level by adding fairytale vibe as you add wood and rope to surround your pathways? You will gain not only lovely aesthetic look but also mysterious one just like in some fairy tale stories in the middle of nowhere.