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Talk a walk through a few Atlanta private gardens.

This is one of my favorite shots from my favorite Atlanta private garden.

Whenever my spirits need lifting, I head to the garden. Thoughts become clearer, perspective is restored, priorities are realigned. I thought this was a perfect time to share some of my favorite photos of a recent tour of several Atlanta private gardens. Enjoy!

Ornamental grasses were perfectly sited at the top of this magnificent stone wall.
Ornamental grasses were perfectly sited at the top of this magnificent stone wall.
Two variegated boxwoods flanked a bench in a formal garden.
Two variegated boxwoods flanked a bench in a formal garden.
Spectacular twisting trunks greeted visitors at one garden.
Fantastic twisting trees greeted visitors at one garden.
I would have loved to sit on this bench and gazed into the pond for hours.
I would have loved to sit on this bench and gaze into the pond for hours.
Begonias were thriving despite Atlanta's heat in this urn.
Begonias thrived in this urn despite Atlanta’s heat.
If I had a sunroom like this I might actually sit for a few moments!
If I had a sunroom like this I might actually sit for a few moments! Can’t you just feel the warmth of the sun streaming in?
The ornamental grasses were spectacular in front of a pond.
The ornamental grasses were spectacular dancing in summer breezes beside a pond.
Hydrangeas were featured in most Atlanta gardens.
Hydrangeas were featured in most Atlanta gardens.
Shade gardens were a welcome respite from Atlanta sunshine.
Shade gardens offered a welcome respite from Atlanta sunshine.
Aren't these berries spectacular?
Weren’t these berries spectacular?
This is one of my favorite shots from my favorite Atlanta private garden.
This was one of my favorite shots from my favorite Atlanta private garden.

If you are feeling disappointed, frustrated or angry, spend some time in your landscape. It won’t change the events that caused those emotions but it will take your mind off them for a while. Garden with me!

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