The History of Landscaping

In the beginning, there were plants. Then came animals. And then humans. And the humans saw the plants and saw they were good. A history of landscape design ranges from antiquity to the present day, exploring the diverse ways in which humankind has shaped the landscape around them, from ancient Egyptian royal cemeteries to magnificent Renaissance gardens to modern-day earthworks, a mirror showing how the landscape reflects social development and cultural values. So how does what people in the past influence what we are doing today in our gardens? Why do we need to know what there was in an effort to move forward? The history of landscaping is long and full of detail. Outdoor spaces meant dif

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