Gardens We Love From Rate My Space

Get inspired with pictures of gorgeous gardens.

In Full Bloom

Liatris, black-eyed Susan, joepye weed, Russian sage, white phlox, red bee balm and variegated grass adorn this garden designed by Rate My Space contributor triciaf.

Bit of Paradise

This is the view of the garden from the master bedroom of a historic 225-year old home. (Garden by Rate My Space contributor kmphelps)

New Life for Old Floor

A small concrete slab left after the removal of an old shed is used as the base of a sitting area. The peaceful space is surrounded on two sides with a raised bed of hibiscus. (Garden by Rate My Space contributor Mikaniru)

Taking It to Another Level

These welcoming steps provide a colorful ascent to a raised seating area. The next photo shows how this space looks in springtime. (Garden by Rate My Space contributor Utahmom)

Spring Scene

Splashes of multi-colored phlox help draw attention to the destination sitting area in this spring scene. (Garden by contributor Utahmom)

Curb Appeal

Memory Garden

Grass Under Your Feet

Planters With Personality

Gardens Galore

Year-Old Garden

Super Potting Shed

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