Hello and welcome to our Garden Outline of flowering porch ideas. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options, and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of porches with flowers?
- Welcoming – a flowering porch adds beauty to your home exterior and boosts your home’s curb appeal
- Aromatherapy on your doorstep – porch steps lined up with colorful and fragrant blooms can be a peaceful place to relax
- Versatile – you can can choose from a wide variety of flowers and plants depending on your mood and the seasons
What are the main options for flowering porches?
- Flower Varieties: roses, lavender, sunflowers, bougainvillea, geraniums, hibiscus, hydrangeas, petunias, sundiascia peach, million bells, azaleas
- Bloom Colors: white, red (dark, red orange), pink (peach), blue (light blue), yellow, purple (lavender)
- Flower Containers/Stand: ceramic vase, hanging/wall mounted baskets, pots, planters (terracotta, glazed ceramic, moss and coconut, stone, urn, concrete, wooden box), ladder plant stand, wrought iron planter holder, rolling planter caddies
What follows are beautiful photos of front porches with flowers along with design ideas we thought may be of interest to you. For more front porch design ideas, take a look at all the photos and points of interest in Front Porch Ideas. Enjoy and happy outdoor decorating!
1. Spring Flowers
Points of Interest ● 2 hanging baskets with million bells ● light gray hanging porch swing bed ● orange hand woven Rizza chair ● 2 powder blue ceramic lattice garden stools doubling as coffee tables ● black window shutters
2. Mixed Planters
Points of Interest ● mixed planters lining the concrete stairs ● light blue hydrangeas framing entrance to porch ● yellow wreath on wooden front ● 2 bowl pedestal planters ● brick porch pillar base
3. Scalloped Siding Gable
Points of Interest ● red petunias on porch entrance columns ● hanging baskets alternating between white and pink petunias ● scalloped siding gable ● varnished wooden top rails with white porch spindles ● scallop garden edging
Points of Interest ● vibrant purple bougainvillea above porch arch ways ● arched wooden framed double doors ● “Pink and White Surprise” bougainvillea in large terracotta planters ● large decorative fan above wooden settee
5. Pass-Through Window
Points of Interest ● mixed flowers in glazed ceramic planters ● segmental arched pass-through window ● bare wooden settee with blue green cushion ● taupe columns and porch ceiling ● weathered terracotta tiled porch flooring
6. Ladder Plant Stands
Points of Interest ● red geraniums in resin terracotta planters ● 2 vintage red ladder plant stands ● antique wooden rocking chair ● brick stairs to porch with twisted wrought iron railing ● glass storm door ● light hardwood porch flooring
7. Lounge Chairs
Points of Interest ● blue and pink hydrangeas shrubs framing the porch ● white porch fence matching fence and gate ● white framed glass double doors with sidelights ● soapstone tiled small deck area with 2 blue cushioned lounge chairs