Wild to Manicured: 18 Enchanting & Colorful Flower Gardens

Topiary ball tree with deep blue flowers with garden statue. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Perfectly manicured ball topiary rises above blue-violet flowers adding color and elegance to this small statue garden. (Garden location: Vero Beach, Florida.)

Pink and purple blooms on cimbing vine decorate arch trellis vertical garden. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Pink and purple Bougainville flowering vines climb arched trellises in this southern European styled garden with Mediterranean architectural influence. (Garden location: Miami, Florida.)

Circular flower garden accented with cherub statue holding planter urn. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Appearing whimsically wild this bright kaleidoscope of flowers is kept orderly and neat corralled in a brick trimmed circular garden replete with an enchanting cherub watching cheerfully over the pretty blooms surrounding him. The curvy concrete bench provides additional garden charm and a place to sit and contemplate the beautiful spring blooms. (Garden location: Vero Beach, Florida.)

Elegant flower container garden lines Italian inspired architecture. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

This magnificent exterior corridor inspired by the colors and architecture of Tuscany is lined with stately planters of purple and pink flowers set against the graceful scroll-work iron railing proving the versatility of container gardening even in the most elegant of exterior spaces. (Garden location: Deering Estate in Cutler Bay, Florida.)

New Orleans' balcony with hanging flower and plant garden. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Hanging container garden of plants and delicate white flowers adorn the ornately scrolled ironwork trellis and wraparound balcony of this gracious historic apartment in the heart of New Orleans. (Garden location: New Orleans, Louisiana.)

New Orleans apartment blacony dotted with an array of pretty potted flower garden. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Quaint balcony garden bejeweled with pretty blooms in lovely hues of pink from ethereal rose to sophisticated fuchsia. (Garden location: New Orleans, Louisiana.)

Balcony gardens in Venice. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Petite flower gardens and miniature citrus trees grace the many beautiful balconettes and window sills of historic apartments and palazzos on the storied island of La Serenissima, the Republic of Venice. (Garden location: Venice, Italy)

Staiway garden with Mediterranean pot and lush flowering plants. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Stair-top container garden surrounded by flowering trees with their lush blooms offering a lush cover to the white stair railing. (Garden location: South Florida.)

Pergola covered in a lush layer of bougainvila flowers. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

The magical allure of this pink Bougainvilla covered pergola, forming the entry to a charmingly sweet cottage garden, welcomes visitors with its colorful display. (Garden location: South Florida.)

Romantic whimsy characterizes this artsy vintage bicycle converted into a charismatic garden. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Romantic whimsy characterizes this vintage yellow bicycle converted into an artsy, charismatic garden container filled with pretty blue, violet and white flowers set against a rustic, white picket fence. (Garden location: Rockledge Gardens, Rockledge, Florida.)

Romantic glimpse of graceful cascades of Wisteria from a window. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

An enchanting glimpse of a Venetian courtyard garden filled with graceful cascades of Wisteria. (Garden location: Fortuny Palazzo and Museum,Venice, Italy.)

Hydrangea lined path in historic Hibiya Park near the imperial palace in Tokyo. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

A stone pathway rhythmically meanders through a splendid blue hydrangea garden in Hibiya Park near the imperial palace in Tokyo. (Garden location: Tokyo, Japan.)

Fancy southern cottage garden.  | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Winsome Americana inspired cottage garden encapsulates southern hospitality and charm. (Garden location: Southport, North Carolina.)

Country morning garden. Quaint cottage in the Georgia hills. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

The ethereal beauty of the north Georgia hills serves as Nature’s exquisite setting for this inviting, and cozy country garden which welcomes guests to one of the magical cottages at Barnsley Garden Resort. (Garden location: Adairsville, Georgia.)

New Orleans flower gardens in the Garden District. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Steeped in European and American heritage, this carriage house garden blends the formality of a manicured garden with the allure of a less formal flower bed. (Garden location: New Orleans, Louisiana.)

Colorful bunches of wildflowers growing in natural gardens surround farm lands.  | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Colorful bunches of wildflowers growing in natural gardens surround farm lands. (Garden location: South Carolina.)

Flower bush gardens dress up an outside picnic space. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Voluptuous, color-saturated flowering bushes form natural sculptural gardens dotting the landscape of this serene picnic space sitting along a rolling creek. (Garden location: North Carolina.)

Cheerful meadow of yellow flowers. | The Decorating Diva, LLC

A swath of cheerful yellow flowers form a color-block garden in this lovely meadow-like farm land. (Garden location: Georgia.)

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