Country garden pictures

Having a country garden is the dream. Find your perfect country garden scheme from 100s of inspirational pictures. Not keen on country? Check out our ideas for modern garden designs and try out these traditional garden pictures or browse all garden styles, too.

  • Country garden with brick wall and church view

    Create a natural looking border in a country garden with plenty of greenery. When you have a beautiful church view like this, you don’t need to plant up every centimetre of wall space. A few trailing plants or a well-tended tree are enough to add interest above ground level.

  • Country garden with curved wooden bench

    Position a garden bench near to your house so it’s easy to get to with your morning cuppa. Think about where you will enjoy the most sun, too. This bench sits near the house so it benefits from a view of the whole garden – it’s such a great spot that the dog couldn’t resist.

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  • A festive welcome with Christmas-decorated garden

    Greet one and all with a festive first impression. Set the scene with potted trees, berry swags, a bench painted in jolly red and candlelit lanterns. A touch of fake snow, festive branches, ribbons and hanging stars and baubles all add to the Christmassy feel and will ensure guests are in the holiday spirit by the time they arrive at your door.

    Nornas bench
    Ikea
    Snowflake hoop decorations
    John Lewis

  • Cabin-style porch with woodland decorations

    Decorate a cabin porch with rustic woodland decorations. This quaint entrance has been adorned with an abundance of rich green foliage, winter berries and scarlet blooms. The rose and ribbon wreath, pots of cyclamen and gathered holly are striking against the slate grey background and drum up a traditional Christmas spirit. A vintage trolley will help guests with their luggage and piles of presents.

    Paint
    B&Q

    Similar wreath
    John Lewis

  • Colourful country garden dining area

    Lay a table ready for a harvest-time gathering in the garden. Choose table linen and cushions in aged yellows, reds and greens influenced by the cutting garden, to complement homely and honest serveware and furniture.


    Large tablecloth and quilt

    Burford Garden Company

    Chair
    Loaf

    Teapot
    Anthropologie

  • Pretty country garden with luxurious daybed

    Choose a daybed for a comfortable place to relax in the shade with a good book. This classic country garden has an eyecatching daybed made from rattan that acts as a garden feature among the classic cottage garden plants.

    Daybed
    FeatureDeco

  • Country garden with outdoor entertaining area

    For relaxed seasonal dining, the best thing is to keep place settings simple – it helps guests feel like its time to relax. Comfortable chairs are a must, so that you can sit out long into the evening if you choose. This Provençal terrace overlooks a glorious vista. The colours of the foliage on the table echo the soft olive greens of the fields and hills beyond.

    Chairs
    Oka

    Tablecloth
    The Linen Works

  • Spacious country garden with alfresco dining

    For the table setting, layer up a mix of classic-style glassware and cutlery, unfussy contemporary pieces and hand-thrown dishes. This table also features little bottles filled with jasmine and fresh herbs, while raffia-bound carafes enhance the laid-back elegance of the scheme.

    Garden table
    Out There Interiors

    Napkins
    Oka

  • Country summerhouse with vibrant soft furnishings

    Create a relaxing retreat in a corner of the garden with an elegant country summerhouse. The decor in this outside space has a vibrant look, with colourful modern cushions and a blue table lamp combined with classic pieces such as the neutral sofa and woven rug for a look that will be easy to update as the seasons change.

    Summerhouse
    The Cutting Edge Collection

    Cushions
    Oka

  • Summer holiday vibes with striped deckchairs

    Turn your garden into an Italian countryside paradise with Brighton-esque striped deckchairs and matching soft furnishings. Keep things simple with graphic spots and stripes in primary colours. A stripey windbreak will keep the British chills at bay.

    Deckchair
    Plum & Ashby

  • Country garden with wooden bench and bunting

    Greenery is the champion of this small space. Give your garden a fun and festive feel ready for the party season with a selection of colourful bunting. Keep the rest of the scheme smart and casual with relaxed seating.

    Similar garden bench
    Garden Benches

    Similar bunting
    Not on The High Street

  • Country garden with wooden planting table and crate storage

    Set up a potting bench in your country garden, with everything you need to hand. Tuck crates, seed trays, baskets and buckets underneath or on top as a feature. Opt for traditional milk jugs for an authentic farmhouse look.

    Similar benchHibbitt of Oswestry

  • Country garden patio with shabby chic dining area

    An idyllic alfresco dining area has been created on a gravelled patio area. A reclaimed farmhouse table is given colour with a vintage style gingham tablecloth while mix and match dining chairs are informal and relaxed. A jug of freshly cut cottage blooms and a bread loaf ready for lunch are quintessential country dining accessories that finish the rustic look.

    Similar table
    Farmhouse Table Company
    Similar table cloth
    Divertimenti

  • Rustic courtyard garden with herb planters

    The Secret Garden meets Beatrix Potter in this whimsical courtyard garden. Antique or vintage wooden accents – such as a wall-hung pallet-turned-shelf and a discarded cart wheel – add interest and charm, while an aged bench houses a veritable herb garden of lovingly planted terracotta pots.

    Similar garden bench
    Greengfingers

    Similar terracotta pots
    Homebase

  • Colourful garden decking with yellow striped awning

    Jazz up garden entertaining areas with a snazzy striped canopy over your decking or patio. Scatter fruity shaded cushions in stripes and soft graphics on classic rattan outdoor seating. Finish with baskets of fresh flowers and a soft outdoor rug.

    Sofa
    Oka

    Rug
    Habitat

  • Country garden with large summerhouse

    This delightful decked garden spot is perfect for outdoor meals in the sunshine. The charming country garden room adds extra splendour as a luxury hideaway which can be used all year round, thanks to the cosy wood burner within. In the forefront, a low-level pond creates the perfect finish to this restful retreat.

    Similar summer house
    Crane garden buildings

    Tablecloth, cushions, and throws
    Raine & Humble at The Country Home

  • Outdoor seating area with smart panelled fencing

    Use the sheltered space next to a garden fence as an outdoor seating area. This cafe-style table and chair are surrounded by tin baths and containers filled with hydrangeas and lavender. Whether you use the spot for tea drinking or potting up, surroundings like these will make it a pleasure.

    Similar garden furniture
    Waitrose Garden

  • Country garden with grey painted wall panelling and wicker storage

    Inject a modern take on a country scheme by painting your wall or shed in a deep shade of grey. Fresh blooms enliven the dark scheme, while a clever bench also incorporates a wicker storage basket underneath. Brighten up with happy graphics, wide stripes and scallop edges. They also look fab on the washing line!

    Bench
    Rowen & Wren

    Basket
    Ombre

    Pitcher
    Anthropologie

  • Country garden with raised herb and vegetable beds and greenhouse

    If you have the space and want to have a go at growing your own, why not dedicate a corner of your garden to raised beds and see if you can squeeze in a small greenhouse, or a covered shelf unit if you lack the space. It only has to be big enough for a few pots. Start by growing from seed under cover and potting up when seedlings are big enough to handle without damaging them. Then plant out in your raised beds and watch them go. Just imagine going out to your mini kitchen garden to pick your salad rather than heading for the fridge. Bliss.

    Similar greenhouse
    Homebase

  • Smart garden table and bench dressed with cloths and throws

    Bring a decked outdoor dining area to life with smart tablecloths, throws and cushions. This long table and bench seating create a lovely spot for eating and tea-drinking in the garden. Choose fabrics that tone nicely together, such as these striped greys with tasselled edging and pretty bobble-trim cushions.

    Cloths and cushions
    The Country Home

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