This design incorporating gravel paths, stone structures and low-growing mounds of foliage, would sit equally well in an English garden or somewhere much warmer. The terracotta-colored structures add warm tones to the scene as well as formality, a clever foil for the cool purple flowers.
Hollister House Garden in Connecticut - the perfect reflecting pool! This fantastic garden is featured in the June 2013 issue of Fine Gardening mag, and it's open to the public during the warm season. The website is http://www.hollisterhousegarden.org/