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pergola

a horizontal trellis or framework, supported on posts, that carries climbing plants and may form a covered walk

Pergola

A garden structure consisting of an open wooden-framed roof, often latticed and supported by regularly spaced posts or columns and often covered by climbing plants to shade a walk or passageway.

Pergola

 

an arbor or a lightly trellised passageway of arches or pillars. Pergolas provide shelter from the heat. In 16th-century terraced gardens that were almost devoid of shade and in the 17th- and 18th-century formal parks, pergolas were three-dimensional accents against a background of plants pruned to appear as wall-like espaliers. They are used today in parks.

pergola

1. A garden structure with an open wooden-framed roof, often latticed, supported by regularly spaced posts or columns. The structure, often covered by climbing plants such as vines or roses, shades a walk or passageway.
2. A colonnade which has such a structure.
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The exteriors solutions include decking, cladding, artificial grass, vertical gardens, pergolas or trellis for your tasteful exteriors.
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Metal joist hangers can be used to replace the back posts and fix the pergola directly on to the house wali.
to When you're in the garden, as well as admiring the well-stocked borders, your eyes are drawn upwards to pergolas adorned with clematis, arches and trees through which they cascade.
After tipping back the leading shoot to 36 inches above ground on planting, tie in suitable laterals at an angle to the wall or pergola, pruning side shoots to two-three buds.
Teachers and students agreed that a pergola would be the best fit because it would provide space for students to learn, grow plants, and relax, without compromising the organic and earthy appeal of the garden or taking up too much space.
A pergola (also known as an arbor) can be an elegant entranceway over a path, a quiet place to sit, or a frame for vines to climb over a deck or patio.
To one end of the terrace are gravel and wooden sleeper insets leading through a rose and clematis pergola to a gar--ble glazing, pitched roof, and power points There is another wrought iron rose and clematis pergola with built-in seating and cobbled base and a further pergola in the parking area.
A Pergola is a type of gazebo and is an excellent choice for chic seating areas in swimming pool decks, balconies and gardens.
But with its clean, streamlined design, this pergola is easier to build than most.