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Small Gardens

Get terrific ideas to give your small garden the wow factor all year round. We collect stunning pictures of small yards created by talented professionals and provide you with all the information you need to easily re-create them at home. We include a list of plants used, quantities needed, and a list of nurseries where to find them.


Small Gardens Guides


A Charming Gravel Garden

Once a forgotten side yard, this small place has been converted into an absolutely charming garden, where we would spend hours gazing at its perfection!

A Coastal Cottage garden

Isn't this a very desirable coastal cottage garden? Most impressionist painters would have surely fallen for it!

A Contemporary Provencal Courtyard

Two thumbs up for this extremely appealing courtyard where the clean and geometric lines of the lavender beds are softly echoed by the silver-gray stone path.

A Cosy Fire Pit Area

Great for outdoor entertaining or when the weather starts to cool off, fire pits are wonderful

A Cozy Patio

In a small yard, every inch counts. In this relatively tiny backyard, Debora Carl broke the space up into 3

A European Style Courtyard

This fabulous little courtyard has been elegantly designed by Thomas Kyle Landscape Design to address the need for intimacy, sophistication and functionality of his client within a limited space

A Fabulous Pool

Dreaming of a pool but your yard is too small?

A Fabulous Yard

This spectacular small garden marries beautiful colors, shapes and textures.

A Fragrant Garden Haven Idea

Dreaming of a resting spot where you could surround yourself with fragrance, color and beauty?

A Fragrant Garden Retreat Idea

Dreaming of a resting spot where you could surround yourself with fragrance, color and beauty? Why don't you inspire yourself from this vignette and re-create a similar garden haven?

A Fusion Courtyard

Space is at a premium in this small urban garden (15' x 30' - 5m x 10m), so Creative Outdoor Solutions used a minimalist approach in this beautiful retreat.

A Long-Lasting and Colorful Front Garden

This elegant front yard features a beautiful marriage of colors, shapes and textures for a long-lasting impact,

A Lovely Contemporary Garden Idea

This lovely contemporary garden, rich in texture and interest, features a dining terrace with a cedar patio table cantilevered over an area richly planted with drifts of Verbena, Nepeta, Agastache and Lavandula. All of this delicately veiled by Deschampsia cespitosa.

A Lovely Mediterranean Border with Lavender and Lilies of the Nile

Rich in texture and interest, this fragrant garden border features a fresh color palette of blues and purples with the intent of cooling and calming down an outdoor area overheated after a warm summer day.

A Lovely Mediterranean Garden

A wonderful plant palette mixing colors and texture and giving a Mediterranean flavor to this fragrant and low maintenance garden!

A Low Maintenance Charming Courtyard

An inviting escape to Provence or Tuscany!

A Perfect Garden Decor with Grasses and Verbena

Easy care, drought and deer tolerant!

A Ravishing Zen Garden

Dreaming of a Zen garden, love succulents and want drama in your small yard? Not a problem! This project is a great example of what can be accomplished with limited space.

A Romantic Terrace

Often, less is more. Take this landscape design composed of climbing roses, hydrangeas, and lilies surrounding a bluestone terrace. This small, suburban garden feels both expansive and intimate.

A Serene Courtyard

A real pleasure for the eyes!

A Serene Garden Retreat

Here is a beautiful way of creating a serene garden retreat out of a small yard.

A Side Yard Beauty

This serene, curving limestone paver path would be a real treat for any side yard.

A Small Asian Backyard

In a small space, every inch counts. In this 20' x 42' (6.5m x 14m) backyard, many places of interest were created in which to sit, wander through, and view.

A Small French Courtyard

You own a small yard and love formal garden styles?