Have you ever looked for inspiration to elevate your outdoor spaces or just looked up images of outdoor places to appreciate the integration of nature into everyday life? Well, look no further because a good collection of these images, “Awesome Landscaping,” can be found on the Facebook page Art & Landscape Design, which is an account that regularly shares diverse and captivating content related to the art of landscape design.
It’s always interesting to see a blend of natural elements and human creativity working harmoniously to create mesmerizing outdoor spaces. Most of these images give only one impression as you look at them—tranquility. With that being said, these photos are a great source of inspiration for professional designers, gardening enthusiasts, and homeowners alike, providing endless ideas for transforming ordinary spaces into something a little more interesting. (H/T)
01. Green As A Major Design And Shading Element In Spain
02. Copenhagen, Denmark
03. Stairway To Heaven – Portland Japanese Garden
Emma, a garden blogger, and expert helping busy people transform suburban areas into homesteads, spoke with us, answering a few of our questions. For those of you who don’t know, Emma mainly focuses on and teaches individuals how to grow organic fruit, herbs, and vegetables in their backyards without needing acres of property or spending hours in the garden.
04. Ischia Island
05. Like A Little Paradise
When asked about creating a serene outdoor space, Emma suggested that one should “Consider these key elements:
- Balance: Mix plant types, textures, and colors.
- Focal points: Add eye-catching features like water elements or sculptures.
- Movement: Use flowing water or swaying plants for a lively vibe.
- Accessibility: Make it inviting with clear pathways and seating areas.”
06. Amalfi Coast, Italy
07. Japanese Landscape
The blogger also shared her favorite projects, including an urban rooftop garden filled with native plants, seating, a minor water feature, and a residential garden with winding paths, bridges, and hidden spots for exploration. She incorporates biodynamic gardening and permaculture principles to help people raise food in their yards.
08. Backyard Swimming Pool In Sheffield, Massachusetts
09. Château de Sannes In Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur
With over 15 years of gardening experience in multiple climates and soil types, Emma has a Permaculture Design Certificate. She enjoys experimenting in her garden alongside more than 4,000 other gardeners and homesteaders. She contributed to the Mother Earth News Organic Gardening blog and is obsessed with composting.
10. Incredible Beauty
11. Hiding House In Shanghai, By Wutopia Lab
She also shared with us that outside of writing on her blog, recording podcasts, and working her day job, she can be found “snuggling with her dogs, dabbling in sewing, knitting, and crocheting, as well as binge-watching Supernatural.”
Emma’s mission is to show people how to homestead in the suburbs and grow more organic food for less work, even with a busy work schedule during the week.
12. Spello, Umbria, Italy
13. Awesome Landscaping With Bougainvillea
14. Hoshinoya Karuizawa Hotel In Japan
15. Sicily, Italy
16. Palazzo Massanini, Italy
17. A Classic Trend Which Will Never Go Out Of Style, The Checkerboard Floor.
18. Japanese Landscape
19. The Beautiful Aisles Of Greece
20. Hungarian Hobbit Village
21. Covered Outdoor Space
22. Landscape With Pebble Walkway
23. Kyoto, Japan
24. Pergola Design, Italy
25. Beautiful Pool Decks
26. The Iconic Falling Water House
27. Yorkshire Sculpture Park
28. Asian-Inspired Gardens
29. Beautiful Pools Details
30. This Is Quite A Patio, Green And Beautiful
31. I Love The Stairs With Green Handrail
32. Asian-Inspired Gardens
33. Flower Garden In Belgium
34. Awesome Swimming Pool Pond Landscaping
35. Luxury Lodge, South Africa | Abigail Ahern
36. Cute Garden Entrance
37. Awesome Garden Landscaping, Germany
38. Relaxing Outdoor Living Space
39. Brooklyn, New York
40. A Romantic Place To Be Together!
42. Super Awesome Backyard An Amazing Landscaping
43. Nature Inside The Buildings
44. Nice Outdoor Sitting Booth
45. Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
46. Las Vegas, Nevada
47. Piemonte, Italy
48. Beautiful Backyard
49. Queensland, Australia
50. Sonoma, California
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