Fabulous Front Yards From Rate My Space

Landscaping your front yard can add the wow factor to your home's curb appeal. Browse these sensational outdoor spaces for ideas.

Beautifully layered landscaping adds year-round color and texture to this Victorian home. Posted by Rate My Space contributor babycates.

The gate that opens into this hacienda-style home serves as the front door to the house as well as the courtyard, but there's no sense of being walled off. Instead, there's a welcoming garden area outside, filled with plants that attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Posted by Rate My Space contributor Fourdoxn.

The yard is full of colorful mums, sure, but the brightest spot in this landscape is new paint: The house used to be pale gray with white trim. Posted by Rate My Space contributor djames.

This walled, gated entryway is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation. Posted by Rate My Space contributor Badstache.

There's not much front yard to play with at this home, so the homeowners went with window boxes -- in a big way. Posted by Rate My Space contributor kmphelps.

An exuberant front-yard cottage garden, complete with raised beds, roses, bougainvillea, various perennials and a white picket fence. Posted by Rate My Space contributor ebboy5.