5 Small, Cool Yards

5 Small, Cool Yards

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Regina Yunghans
Apr 22, 2010

Know what's great about small outdoor spaces? It doesn't take a lot to fill them with rich, various plantings and materials instead of a high-maintenance lawn. Here are a few tiny outdoor spaces that prove small is cool both inside and out:

1 A small home with a gorgeous front yard from Southern Living
2 Crushed stone walkways with trees, shrubs and perennials. Image: T.J. Hamilton / Grand Rapids Press
3, 4 Two tiny front yard gardens in Boston, via Allan Becker
5 A front yard makeover via Little Black Journal

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