Galvanized troughs add a touch of whimsy and personality to this veggie garden. They're also too tall for rabbits and have a gopher-thwarting bottom. Nearby, colorful flowering plants draw pollinators to increase garden productivity.
This outdoor sitting area provides a peaceful escape with its wood planked enclosed walls and a vibrant overhead umbrella. Lush plant life, including pink flowering trees and raised garden beds provide the space with a lively look.
A stone path winds through lavish garden to a cottage-style patio in this charming backyard. Bold red chairs imitate the blossoming hues of surrounding flowers in the greenery as they sit around a fire pit.
The Weingart Center Garden in Los Angeles features a shaded sitting area with colorful sail awnings and red octagon-shaped picnic tables. Raised beds offer a home to trees with deep purple leaves, while a stone fountain offers a fun water feature.
This poolside sitting area features a brown wicker sofa and table with lime green cushions and bright throw pillows. Neutral Terrazzo tiles a used throughout the patio space, while a red flower wall hanging is positioned against the ocean-like blue stucco home exterior for a lively finishing touch.
This pool and patio area features neutral Terrazzo tiles and brown wicker furniture with lime green cushions. The nearby outdoor kitchen boasts a stainless steel range hood, grill and refrigerator positioned in front of a floral accent wall, while tropical plants surround the outdoor space, offering a bit of natural privacy.
This rustic sitting area offers plush brown suede armchairs arranged in a conversational manner that are perfect for entertaining guests. An elegant chandelier hangs from the vaulted ceiling with exposed wood beams, while open doorways provide easy outdoor access to deck and garden areas.
Instead of laying the terrace with identical stone pavers, the landscape architects opted to use pieces with different patterns -- and so they transformed the floor into a focal point. Meanwhile, two weatherproof sofas, chairs and box planters overflowing with flowers create a stylish sitting area that overlooks the garden.
This small sitting area just off the kitchen provide a relaxing spot for the homeowners to enjoy their morning coffee. Wicker armchairs and pink faux fur pillows offer comfortable seating, and an Asian garden stool serves as a charming small table.
White cabinetry pops against the yellow wall color in this bright kitchen and creates a convenient sitting area at the center island. A container garden sits under the bay windows, which provide plenty of natural light for the plants.
A paver pathway leads out into the backyard to a sitting area that looks back over a reflective pond. Along the way a sunken fireside patio is separated from the pathway using natural stone steps. Mulched garden areas surround the patio sections giving natural life and color to the design.
This chic outdoor space uses low-maintenance plants to create a small garden area. Bright yellow outdoor pillows and metal chairs add bold color to the space for a casual sitting area, and a wood wall adds privacy to this New York city hideaway.