WOMEN

12 Beautiful Home Gardens That Totally Outshine Our Window Box Planters (PHOTOS)

05/03/2013 04:18 pm ET

Where we're from, a home garden consists of a windowsill and some flowers we've picked up from our local shop. But there are people out in the world who have the space to create a green oasis filled with lush trees, pretty blooms and even water features. Luckily, thanks to the internet, we can live vicariously through them. So, scroll through our awesome list and let us know which you've decided to use as your screen saver.

1. Newport Fishing Cottage - Narragansett Bay, RI

2. Wang Residence - San Francisco, CA

3. Luxury Estate - Private Residence

4. H. City Residence - Philadelphia, PA

5. The Kerchum Residence - Vancouver, Canada

6. Crystal Springs Road - San Francisco, CA

7. Chiltern Estate - Silicon Valley, CA

8. Mill Valley Cabins - Mill Valley, CA

9. Atherton Garden House - San Francisco Bay Area, CA

10. Perennial Garden - Portland, Maine

11. Lisle Residence - Chicago, IL

12. Edina Residence - Edina, MN

For more beautiful gardens, be sure to click through our slideshow below.

Gardens At US Historic Sites

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