Montecito Country by Landscape Designer Donna Lynn,

The 3 1/2 acre property surrounding a New England style home was transformed into a series of country gardens with traditional as well as Mediterranean elements.
View from Rose-Covered Gazebo
Questions1 View of rose and perennial garden from gazebo. photo: Donna Lynn
“Canopy” — Neela Kothari
Country Garden Accent
Questions2 - Iron garden accent with roses and perennials. photo: Donna Lynn
“flowers” — sgold15
Stone and Iron, Bird Bath/Garden Sculpture
Questions0 - Stone bird bath accent in country rose and perennial garden. photo: Donna Lynn
“simple sculpture” — juanstockmeyer
Fern Planter at Front
Questions3 - Welcoming ferns at front entrance area. photo: Donna Lynn
“tree understory” — dpwright
White Roses, White Classic Container
Questions4 - White rose planter at carriage house - guest house. photo: Donna Lynn
“Donna Lynn - Landscape Designer SaveEmail Choose a container rose. Many roses have a strong fall sea” — rachellem
Pergola Garden Room
Questions1 - Vine covered, pergola garden room with Begonias in pots. photo: Donna Lynn
“pergola/sitting area” — 423steve
Back Yard Shade Garden
Questions11 - Back yard shade garden using classic garden favorites, including Hydrangea, Heliotrope and Ajuga. A path from the pergola leads to a tennis court behind the trees. Working with the arborist employed to maintain the oaks on the 4 acre property, care was taken to plant and irrigate in such a way as to protect the mature trees.
“Great backyard against the tree line” — Christopher Goetz
Gravel Drive, Entrance to Rose & Perennial Garden
Questions0 - A gravel-covered asphalt driveway circles around the rose and perennial garden area at the front of the property. photo: Donna Lynn
“Planting beds as part of the hardscape” — pphilippou
Niche for Pot
Questions0 - Simple container planting: variegated Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Marjorie Channon' in a black pot, offset by green foliage. photo: Donna Lynn
“Marjorie channon - pittosporum tenuifolium” — goldeeloks23
Naturalistic, Stone Firepit
Questions7 - Gravel area with naturalistic fire pit, roses and fruit trees photo: Donna Lynn
“Sunken fire pit in gravel base walkway with white chair seating” — mmvivi
Blue Door to Orchard Area
Questions4 - A blue door opens to a back of the property orchard area. photo: Donna Lynn
“i like the idea of this door being just a sculptural element to grow plants on and around” — quagga2007
Country Perennials
Questions0 - Classic perennials used in a California garden setting with Santa Barbara sandstone planters and gravel paths. photo: Donna Lynn
“mediterranean landscape” — plriach
Garden Bird Bath
Questions1 - Bird bath in hummingbird garden with tropical plants. photo: Donna Lynn
“blue ground orchid” — nathanalston
Oaks with Dead Nettle
Questions2 - Variegated foliage with silvery sheen lightens shaded area: Coast Live Oaks with Lamium maculatum ground cover, edged with Ajuga reptans, sandstone cobble planter border.
“Tree” — tikal59
Pots at Pool
Questions0 photo: Donna Lynn
“Continuous floor into pool” — formularizz
Bird Bath in Garden
Questions1 - Tropical Iris, Orchids, Cyclamen in tropical hummingbird garden photo: Donna Lynn
“Use in Front Yard” — pottersworld
Rose and Perennial Garden
Questions0 - Rose and perennial garden with raised stone planters and gravel paths. photo: Donna Lynn
“Pergola cover” — gon2thebeach54
Roses and Perennials
Questions0 - Yellow and orange floribunda Roses with Asters in raised sandstone planters. African Daisy with silver foliage in ground level planter. photo: Donna Lynn
“African daisy” — bwdh
Roses and Perennials
“Use of gravel to delineate an area” — pphilippou
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