A garden that lies below the general level of its surroundings.
More example sentences
- The park's gardens include a sunken garden, a rock garden, stream gardens and an Arboretum, containing many trees from the southern hemisphere.
- The successful partnership of architect Edwin Lutyens and Gertrude Jekyll consolidated this new approach, capturing the country dream within a formal layout of pools, sunken gardens, pergolas and summer houses.
- There were sunken gardens and ornamental ponds, rose pergolas and formal hedges.