rock garden

a garden on rocky ground or among rocks, for the growing of alpine or other plants.
a garden decorated with rocks, usually a wide variety of interestingly shaped, multicolored rocks, especially quartz.
Also called rockery.

1830–40 Unabridged
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rock garden
a garden featuring rocks or rockeries

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Example sentences
The property has a rock garden by a relaxing waterfall.
Its outdoor displays include rose and rhododendron gardens, along with a rock
The grounds boast a rock garden, a yew maze, and a wonderful variety of trees
  and flowering shrubs.
The guest cabin was the only structure remaining from the logging camp that
  preceded the rock garden.
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