Before choosing rockery stone, we must first understand the characteristics of all kinds of rockery stone, the main origin, shape and price.
The successful works of rockery are all from the beginning of stone selection. Choose the so-called stone, in addition to the stacking rockery stone varieties selection, also contains details on the size, shape, rock texture, colour and texture selection (Xiang Shi), because the stack rockery could not find consistent with the corresponding single stone and drawings depicting, so the stones and hill is one of the key factors in the rockery successful work.
Not all rocks can be stacked rockery, so engaged in rockery industry, we must first understand the stone. Generally, the traditional rockery stones are mainly composed of laminated rocks, and the garden rockery in the south of the Yangtze River, especially in Taihu stone rockery and Huangshi rockery.
Rockery in Taihu
Others such as Guangdong produced in Germany, Jiangsu, Changzhou in the vicinity of the stone stone falls, Ningguo area Xuancheng, Anhui Xuan stone is also used to leave the mountain, but usually smaller planning.
Such as the garden of Yangzhou winter hill to Xuan stone stacked stone, the color white, from afar, seems like snow did not disappear.
Rockery stone purchase:
According to the rockery design intention and design scheme of stone species determined. It is necessary to choose the place where rocks come from. In the production site, usually according to the stones can be provided, size, shape, etc., assume that those stones can be used for the rockery where the site, and should take into account the shape and amount of rocks. Stone new and old, half new points.
The stones from the hillside are exposed to the ground. After long time of wind blowing, sunshine and rain, the natural weathering degree is deep, which belongs to the old stone, and is used to fold the stone. It is easy to obtain the simple and natural good effect. But the stone excavated from the soil needs to be weathered and eroded for a long time to reach the effect of the old stone. Some of the stone half dew on the ground, half buried in the ground, is half new stone. We should try to buy the old stone, with half new stone, avoid the use of the new.
High quality rockery stone works start from the choice of materials. The first is to choose the type of stacking rockery stone, followed by the specific size, shape, rock texture, colour and texture selection (Xiang Shi), because the stack rockery could not find consistent with design drawings of the corresponding single stone, so stone hills is a key factor in the success of false mountain works. The following is a brief introduction to the selection criteria of rockery stone.
1, the stone with the image of animals or the stone with special texture is the most precious.
2, the choice of stone shape to choose natural form, pure circular or square geometry stones or polished stones are not the top grade.
Regardless of the quality of stone 3, landscape stone selection, the stone must be unified, or it will make local and overall coordination, which leads to the overall effect of neither fish nor fowl mess.
4, choose the stone without distinction, should be worthy of stone pile". Local, local stone is the most desirable.
5. Choose the stone with original meaning. Such as: stone without cutting and showing traces of weathering; rocks strongly impacted or eroded by rivers and oceans; rocks with rust or moss. This kind of stone can show a plain, calm feeling.
6, choose the best stone color: generally blue, green, brown, purple or red and other soft tones. White is lack of interest, metal color is easy to be distracted, should be avoided.
Stone selection method for rockery pool and waterfall:
First of all we have to say that the design of the pool, the design of stone in the pool is the most important, most are used in Lingbi stone, this stone is very characteristic, some more like a pagoda shape, compared with the specifications, which is in accordance with the environment, and everyone in the pool must choose in accordance with the selection of collocations will have a very good effect.
The waterfall design is very simple, Qianceng stone stone also has different characteristics, have a good sense of hierarchy, there is a distinct feeling when will flow down, looks very aesthetic, is like a fairyland, this is the biggest characteristic of Melaleuca stone, pool the water constantly Pentium, but also show the unique characteristics of stone.
In fact, there are a lot of design, such as rockery design, Taihu stone is a good choice, looks very simple, the same design scene is relatively easy-going, let a person look though not very prominent, but very conspicuous, generally the stone size is relatively large, the design may be there will be some difficulty, but the most important is the environmental effect of collocations.
The design of these rockery really the most important thing is the choice of the stone material, to this point in understanding will have some feelings, the magic of nature is that we cannot fathom, only to enjoy.