Volume No. 8 Issue No.: 3A Page No.: 689-695 Jan-Mar 2014

 

LANDSCAPE GARDENING : A TOOL FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MODERATION

 

Patel G.D.*, Dhaduk B.K. and Kapadiya Dipal

Department of Floriculture and Landscaping, ASPEE college of Horticulture and Forestry, N.A.U., Navsari, Gujarat (INDIA)

 

Received on : October 15, 2013

 

ABSTRACT

 

Main purpose of landscape gardening is exclusively for aesthetic improvement by the way of planting flowering trees and plants in well planed way for year around. Considering the present environmental pollution, the approach of landscaping has been reoriented with regard to its ability to act as a tool for environmental improvement. Landscaper are involved in designing of the landscape plan of urban area, industrial area, mining area, tailing pond, hills, offices, roof, terrace, rode side and highway dividers for accommodate more number of pollution tolerate trees and plants in the plan so that landscape garden serve as a tool for amelioration of environment but point kept in mind that flower pollen not to be allergenic effect.

 

Keywords : Environment, Landscape gardening, Air pollution, Dust pollution, Noise pollution, Resistant plants, Allergenic pollen

 

 

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