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Small courtyard gardens known as tsubo niwas became popular in Japan during the 15th Century. The gardens were common in Japanese cities and were often found at the homes of wealthy merchants. These small gardens are still popular today especially where space is at a premium.

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A small courtyard garden in Charleston, South Carolina. The narrow, deep lots present challenges and opportunities.

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from houseandgarden.co.uk

City Courtyard Garden

City Courtyard Garden in city garden ideas - small enclosed courtyard garden with crittall french windows and climbing plants against whitewashed walls.

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Courtyard garden New Orleans greengardenblog.com

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Historic Charleston Courtyard Garden | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

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from the Guardian

Tiny courtyard garden in Chiswick - in pictures

Credit: Sophia Evans/Sophia Evans In a back garden in Chiswick, west London, garden designer Kate Gould has made the most of a minuscule plot, by carefully selecting the hard landscaping, limiting the colour palette and restraining herself at the nursery.

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On the left in the foreground is Fatsia japonica, and Calamagrostis acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’ in the metal planter behind. Wittman Estes Bainbridge garden | Gardenista

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Small courtyard gardens known as tsubo niwas became popular in Japan during the 15th Century. The gardens were common in Japanese cities and were often found at the homes of wealthy merchants.

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Louise Poer's courtyard garden

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