I would love to have a little courtyard like this someday..

Fancy a tour of a Modern Country Victorian villa? In we come, to a smallish hallway, typical of this period.

Pretty Garden Shed | Thursday, June 17, 2010

Plan your landscape to hide outdoor structures. Sheds, garages, and outdoor workspaces are not always the most attractive in your yard. Use these spaces as a setting for a beautiful display of plants and flowers.

The entry courtyard ...

bricked courtyard with green only plantings & fountain I like that you could hose it off to the bushes.fountain would sound relaxing

terrasse tropique

terrasse tropique

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”  - Nick Carraway, The Great Gatsby  It’s the start of the Memorial Day weekend here in the US and […]

blue fence (too dark?) - In this urban yard, landscape architect Ron Holbrook divided the space into three "rooms": a deck for barbecuing (closest to the house, not shown), a terrace for dining and green space for gardening & playing.

Zen inspired - moss and Buddha

Mossy Buddha - BBC Boracay says: " A great spot in your tropical garden - relax in harmony with nature.