Summer is all about the outdoors and taking time to appreciate Mother Nature's natural splendor. For some lucky homeowners that natural splendor is only steps away. Whether you are an aspiring gardener or simply looking to improve your home's curb appeal, here are a few examples of beautifully-designed landscapes that are sure to spark envy.
This elegant European Manor in Purchase
is surrounded by a remarkable array of specimen plantings, all artfully
placed to create both a pleasing landscape
and great privacy.
Fragrant with honeysuckle and lavendar, the spirit of Provence enlivens the
landscape at La Lanterne in Chappaqua
featuring vibrant perennial gardens,
topiary-shaped pear trees
and a whimsical potting shed.
The hilltop setting at Stone Court in Armonk
was designed by celebrated landscape
architect Armand Benedek who created
a sense of seclusion with a myriad of colorful plantings and lush grasses.