Oh, to have a garden like this!

How to do formal and rustic in one gateway. Oscar de la Renta's garden, from Private Gardens of CT. This book is so inspiring, beautiful gardens and beautifully photographed.

slate walkway with belgian block border via ??

Lavender stone path traditional landscape by Woodburn & Company Landscape Architecture, LLC

lovely bucket of caladiums and impatiens with ivy between stepping stones?

Edmund Hollander Landscape Architect Design P. - 2012 Award Winning Projects - City Courtyard - just beautiful

Pam Pierce / repinned on toby designs

Imagine that the low hedge around the urn crossed in front of it, too, creating a green wall across the back of the garden: Thats what our courtyard garden will look like. - Gardening Go

Border around flower beds.  French Design in Houston: Pam Pierce

Co Co's Collection : Formal garden # structure # roses # boxwood iris are contained with the boxwood Fig ivy grows up a wall structure blending the lines between house and gardens

World of Interiors Nov 09 trouvais.com 9

Moroccan arched opening and Tunisian tiles in courtyard of architect Roberto Peregalli& c. home called & House of Whispers& in Tangier, Morocco (Photograph by Roland Beaufre for & of Interiors& magazine)

Green & White Landscaping, Italy www.homeinitaly.com/ - Gardening And Living

Transition from gray concrete stairs to gray gravel path edged with gray stone/brick at border. Gravel with edging is both cheaper and more permeable than continuing concrete.