Hello and welcome to our Garden Outline of garden path 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 garden paths?
- Guides the way and provides easy access to and from different areas of the garden/frontyard/backyard
- Gives structural definition to the garden
- Comfortably guides people around the outdoor spaces in your home
What are the main options for garden paths?
- Material: brick, cobblestone, flagstone, gravel, pebble, concrete slab, brushed cement, wood planks
- Structure: straight, curved, winding, zigzag, elevated on garden pond, tiered, ascending
- Partners beautifully with: flowering plants, bushes, hedges, trellis, archway, allée of trees
What follows are beautiful photos of garden path designs along with ideas we thought may be of interest to you. Enjoy and happy outdoor decorating!
1. Japanese Inspired
Points of Interest ● japanese-inspired house ● wooden garden bridge with black newels ● stacked slate stone steps ● 6-lite wooden door ● iron outdoor lanterns
Points of Interest ● hacienda style home ● 2-tiered fountain ● custom Spanish-inspired swing gate ● bougainvillea flanking the gate ● multi-colored terracotta roof tiles
3. Hidden Pergola
Points of Interest ● brick pavers ● concrete garden edging ● pergola ● stone garden wall ● mulched garden beds ● arched porch window cutout
4. Stair Step Fence
Points of Interest ● above ground plunge pool ● stair step wooden privacy fence ● stone veneer columns ● pebble pool drain ● step stones with same material as pool coping
5. All Brick
Points of Interest ● running and stack bond, chevron patterns on brick path ● mulched plant bed ● aged brick wall ● tree fence with boxwood edging
6. Water Garden
Points of Interest ● water garden ● lilies ● elevated stone steps ● thatched roof ● bamboo slat lattice support for thatching ● concrete pond edge
7. Ceramic Tile
Points of Interest ● terracotta jars ● colorful Spanish ceramic tile on steps ● knotted iron rails ● tiered stone retaining walls ● bench with flagstone slab