A micro ecosystem is the best description of Japanese style of garden. These type of garden essentially bring out the beauty of Nature. Japanese gardens are traditionally created in tune with Japanese aesthetics and philosophical ideas. It creates an atmosphere perfect for meditation and reflection.
The Japanese garden essentially has all elements in Nature like rocks, water streams, trees and shrubs. Picture perfect these little gardens have gurgling water, bridges, little pavilions et al.
The art of Japanese gardens has evolved over centuries. It has elements of Chinese and Korean garden, yet has an individuality of own. Japanese gardens are preferred by people who like peace and seek a comfortable nook for themselves.