A delicate balance of five key elements will make up a classical Chinese Garden:
1.Water is considered to be the central component of a Chinese garden.
2.Chinese scholars used rocks as art on their desks.
3.Certain plants were favored for Chinese gardens because of their association with overcoming the limitations of ordinary life.
4.The arrangement of buildings divides a Chinese garden into smaller sections that contain one or more scenic views.
5.A garden design is considered to be an art form in China.