Must-See Gardens from 2022

In 2022, FLOWER featured more than a dozen beautiful gardens from the Bay Area to Newport and Detroit to South Florida—there's even a jaunt to Ireland. Don't miss these gorgeous landscapes and outdoor spaces!
Pink poppies in field at Tiny Hearts Poppy Farm.
For the Love of Poppies

A lifelong passion for the delicate flower led Jenny Elliott on an unexpected journey that resulted in Tiny Hearts Farm.

Woman walking through rows of flowers on flower farm at sunset.
A Family Affair: Cocktail Farm

At their “cocktail” farm in rural Washington, sisters Venise Cunningham and Belinda Kelly grow simple goodness and stir up old-fashioned fun.

Beds of red tulips at Filoli
Finding Sanctuary at Filoli

From its colorful past to its mission-based present, the historical house and gardens of Filoli strive to make the future one of unity and peace.

cigar-smoking nook and a boccie ball court in courtyard
Front Yard Courtyard

Designer Courtnay Tartt Elias of Creative Tonic pulled out all the stops when creating a lively outdoor area for endless fun at her Houston Home.

By the Sea

For a South Florida couple, Keith Williams designed a diverse, oceanfront ecosystem that combines beauty with resiliency.

Masses of perennial flowers in the walled garden at Rowallane
Gardens with a Thick Irish Brogue

Boasting prolific gardens with deep green roots, Rowallane speaks to the beauty of the Emerald Isle.

Renny Reynolds garden with view of front door.
A Planned Jungle

Renny Reynolds uses his innate artistic talents to create a tousled South Florida garden full of worldly influences.

Screened dining porch with hostas and other shade-loving plants outside
Natural Habitat at Good Dogs Farm

Screenwriter Maria Nation’s love of the outdoors resulted in a round-the-clock garden that she graciously shares with family and friends.

Water view from the Hamiltons’ Newport home are best enjoyed from Adirondack chairs perched on the edge of the property
Newport Garden for Entertaining

A water-lapped Newport retreat continues a family legacy of gracious gatherings with a garden for entertaining and enjoying coastal views.

A stone garden wall at Fair Lane
Motor City Retreats

As Henry Ford and Detroit’s other automotive pioneers busied themselves with building cars, they also built grand estates, with gardens to match.

A climbing hydrangea on the barn in Debby Jones' garden
A Storm-Damaged Garden Reimagined

Artist Debby Crane Jones’s proudest moments happen when she shares her outdoor canvas with fellow gardeners.

Flowers spilling over garden wall and steep landscape at Black Point Historic Gardens
Restoring Black Point Historic Gardens

San Francisco’s Black Point Historic Gardens is welcoming visitors to its terraces and stunning bay views for the first time in 50 years.