*[[J. C. (John Claudius) Loudon|Loudon, J. C. (John Claudius)]], 1826, ''An Encyclopaedia of Gardening'' (1826: 26–2; 10217)<ref>J. C. (John Claudius) Loudon, ''An Encyclopaedia of Gardening; Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-Gardening'', 4th ed. (London: Longman et al., 1826), [https://www.zotero.org/groups/54737/items/itemKey/KNKTCA4W view on Zotero].</ref>
[[File:1371.jpg|thumb|Fig. 4, [[J. C. Loudon]], Plan of a [[Pleasure_ground/Pleasure_garden|pleasure-ground]] with [[labyrinth]], in ''An Encyclopaedia of Gardening'', 4th ed. (1826), 1021, fig. 719.]]
:“115. ''The '''Dutch''' are generally considered as having a particular taste'' in gardening, yet their gardens, Hirschfeld observes, appear to differ little in design from those of the French. The characteristics of both are symmetry and abundance of ornaments. The only difference to be remarked is, that the gardens of Holland are more conﬁned, more covered with frivolous ornaments, and intersected with still, and often muddy pieces of water. . .