This garden's palette was inspired by house's exterior. Paths invite exploration through the various edible plants. Garden beds on either side of the walkway were raised slightly, then planted with purple smoke bush and silver olive trees to give the residents more privacy.
Set on a 106-acre property in the Santa Ynez Valley in California, this estate features rolling hills, olive tree orchards and is set amongst meticulously maintained vineyards. An additional 40 acres of land are primed for the addition of vineyards specializing in Rhone and Bordeaux-style grape varieties.
The outdoor dining room and kitchen overlook the pool area and are perfectly appointed for entertaining with a stainless steel refrigerator, grill and sink. The dining table is surrounded by slipcovered chairs and a banquette.
The leaves of an olive tree, the swimming pool and the hills of Happy Canyon are seen through this elegant arched doorway at the Figueroa Farms property in the Santa Ynez Valley in California near Santa Barbara. The home sits on 106 acres which include olive tree orchards.