Newly planted garden :   by Dawn Garden Design

14 uplifting mini garden patios with character-a-plenty!

Amy Buxton Amy Buxton
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Got a small garden that's falling a little flat? Wondering what you can do to give it a little more pizzazz and style? If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, prepare to fall a little more in love with us, as we've pulled together some amazing small garden ideas for making the most of a petite patio. 

Size doesn't matter when you're thinking about creating a space that's user-friendly and gorgeous, so why not pop your gardener's hat on, look at these suggestions and start plotting your own slice of outdoor perfection?

1. A small but funky shaped deck will really add style. Dig those angles!

Newly planted garden :   by Dawn Garden Design
Dawn Garden Design

Newly planted garden

Dawn Garden Design

2. Wooden pergolas are just the ticket for classic elegance and cover

 Garden  by arQing
arQing

Patio House—Garden

arQing

3. A central water feature will look great and feel so Zen!

4. If you've got space for a table, your garden patio can be wonderfully sociable

mediterranean Garden by Rimini Baustoffe GmbH
Rimini Baustoffe GmbH

Mönch Nonne Halbschale Teja Curva

Rimini Baustoffe GmbH

5. Lighting will ensure a small garden patio is great at night as well

 Balconies, verandas & terraces  by sabigarden

6. You don't have to be boring in a small space. Look at these funky wall panels that enclose the patio!

7. Simplicity can work wonders, so a bench and coffee table might be all you need on your patio

8. What an unusual set-up! Love that pallet patio furniture

rustic Garden by S.L. Loftart
S.L. Loftart

Berliner Vorgarten als Oase

S.L. Loftart

9. Add a little cover to a small patio with some simple stretched canvas

10. Small? Yes. But that colour! This purple patio is all sorts of inspiring

11. Make the most of your space with funky furniture

  by MRamos
MRamos

Vista patio

MRamos

13. When the view speaks for itself, a small patio only needs some seating

14. For a fun twist, your small patio could become almost like an extra living room… just outside!

 Balconies, verandas & terraces  by homify
homify

Patio | Reforma Bruc | Standal

homify

For more amazing garden inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 19 Garden Features Your Neighbours Will Ask You About.

Pick up any good tips for your garden patio?
Whitton Drive:  Terrace house by GK Architects Ltd

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