Rockies and High Plains Meditation Garden Plan

Fragrant plants and stirring grasses bring extra charm to this beautiful garden sanctuary.
Rockies and High Plains Meditation Plan

Rockies and High Plains Meditation Plan

A meditation garden plan for the Rockies and High Plains.

Photo by: Landscape plan by Leah Gardner. Illustrations by Brooke Morgan

Landscape plan by Leah Gardner. Illustrations by Brooke Morgan

A meditation garden plan for the Rockies and High Plains.

Find plants and design ideas for a meditation garden for the Rockies and High Plains.

Plant List 

A. Juneberry (Amelanchier alnifolia) 
Alternative: Other small accent tree 

B. Bristlecone Pine (Pinus aristata), dwarf cultivar like 'Sherwood Compact' 
Alternative: Other specimen plant with winter interest 

C. Big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) 
Alternative: Other tall grass 

D. Anise hyssop (Agastache foeniculum) 
Alternative: Other medium-height, scented, woody or herbaceous plant 

E. Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) 
Alternative: Field pussytoes (Antennaria neglecta) or other groundcover plant 

F. Little bluestem (Schyzachyrium scoparium) 
Alternative: Other small grass 

Meditation Garden Plan

Meditation Garden Plan

Create a garden plan to foster tranquility.

Photo by: Landscape plan by Leah Gardner. Illustrations by Brooke Morgan

Landscape plan by Leah Gardner. Illustrations by Brooke Morgan

Create a garden plan to foster tranquility.

Key

  1. Stone-edged patio (patio surface can be pea gravel, concrete or flagstone)
  2. Water feature (bowl or fountain)
  3. Boulder
  4. Bamboo fence, 2' x 6' panels
  5. Bamboo fence, 2' x 4' panels
  6. Bamboo fence, 2' x 2' panels
  7. Candle lantern (or solar light)
  8. Stepping stones
  9. Entrance
  10. Bench
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