garden with Gothic cathedral fragments in gravel clearing
Photo: Jennifer Cheung
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16. Give a Garden a Lived-In Look

Ornaments with the patina of antiques can make a new garden appear as if it's been growing forever. To achieve this illusion, the Bealls incorporated treasures from their travels—including Gothic cathedral fragments bought from a salvage dealer—into landscape scenes. Placed in a gravel clearing, these stone bits and spires bring a fanciful, lost-city tableau to a garden designed just a few years ago.
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