45 Mid-Century Modern Landscaping Ideas (Photos)

Browse photos of all kinds of mid-century modern landscaping designs. We showcase dozens of front and backyards of mid-century modern houses so you get ideas as to what types of plants, flowers, trees, shrubs and cacti work best with mid-century residential architecture.
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Welcome to our collection of mid-century modern landscaping ideas.  Check out various landscaping designs found in fabulous mid-century modern houses below.

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The backyard is complete with a lawn, trees, potted plants, an outdoor dining area, and a patio with a fire pit on the stone pavement that makes it the coziest spot for enjoying the dramatic mountain views.

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The backyard is complete with a lawn, trees, potted plants, an outdoor dining area, and a patio with a fire pit on the stone pavement that makes it the coziest spot for enjoying the dramatic mountain views.

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A combination of stone slab walkways and pebbled stones create a rustic touch to the beach-entry pool while the underwater pool lighting brings attention to the privacy wall of foliage that creates a tropical feel.

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A combination of stone slab walkways and pebbled stones create a rustic touch to the beach-entry pool while the underwater pool lighting brings attention to the privacy wall of foliage that creates a tropical feel.

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The backyard includes a lush green lawn, a small rock garden, and concrete pavement leading to the pool edged with a privacy fence and a privacy wall of foliage.

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The backyard includes a lush green lawn, a small rock garden, and concrete pavement leading to the pool edged with a privacy fence and a privacy wall of foliage.

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The sloped concrete path winds in the middle of a huge private garden bordered with plenty of shrubs and tall trees.

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The sloped concrete path winds in the middle of a huge private garden bordered with plenty of shrubs and tall trees.

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The outdoor includes a concrete pathway and a garden that matches the surrounding natural landscape.

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The outdoor includes a concrete pathway and a garden that matches the surrounding natural landscape.

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The outdoor oasis is made up of a lawn and a huge green garden on a whitewashed brick border.

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The outdoor oasis is made up of a lawn and a huge green garden on a whitewashed brick border.

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The covered walkway leading to the front door feels luxurious with stone walls and a front yard that features modern landscaping.

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The covered walkway leading to the front door feels luxurious with stone walls and a front yard that features modern landscaping.

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The luxurious property is perfectly sandwiched by a majestic backdrop of mountains and its green front yard and towering palm trees.

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The luxurious property is perfectly sandwiched by a majestic backdrop of mountains and its green front yard and towering palm trees.

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The small concrete patio with a pair of armchairs facing each other and surrounded by a stretch of green lawn and privacy hedge makes a cozy spot for an intimate tête-à-tête.

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The small concrete patio with a pair of armchairs facing each other and surrounded by a stretch of green lawn and privacy hedge makes a cozy spot for an intimate tête-à-tête.

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Aerial view of the entire property of the white mid-century home on Indian Canyons Golf Course with spectacular mountain views.

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Aerial view of the entire property of the white mid-century home on Indian Canyons Golf Course with spectacular mountain views.

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The spacious backyard with a kidney-shaped pool, a concrete patio, and an expansive green lawn is tucked away in a privacy hedge. 

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The spacious backyard with a kidney-shaped pool, a concrete patio, and an expansive green lawn is tucked away in a privacy hedge.

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The luxurious backyard features a tropical pool landscape with a surround of towering trees that provide privacy and ornament.

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The luxurious backyard features a tropical pool landscape with a surround of towering trees that provide privacy and ornament.

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A row of palm trees in the front yard set the tone for this exclusive Palm Springs paradise.

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A row of palm trees in the front yard set the tone for this exclusive Palm Springs paradise.

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The large backyard includes a pool, an outdoor kitchen, a concrete patio, and a lawn hidden behind the privacy walls while enjoying the breathtaking mountain views.

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The large backyard includes a pool, an outdoor kitchen, a concrete patio, and a lawn hidden behind the privacy walls while enjoying the breathtaking mountain views.

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The private property has a spacious backyard with a square pool, an outdoor kitchen, an expansive lawn, and towering palm trees.

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The private property has a spacious backyard with a square pool, an outdoor kitchen, an expansive lawn, and towering palm trees.

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The front yard features an outdoor oasis with a desert landscape.

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The front yard features an outdoor oasis with a desert landscape.

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The spacious backyard includes a loggia, a pool, a lawn with palm trees, and a view of the nearby mountains.

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The spacious backyard includes a loggia, a pool, a lawn with palm trees, and a view of the nearby mountains.

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The privacy hedge encloses the spacious outdoor space with citrus, olive, and palm trees in the lush backyard and a view of the mountain.

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The privacy hedge encloses the spacious outdoor space with citrus, olive, and palm trees in the lush backyard and a view of the mountain.

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The enclosed backyard with a view of the pool surrounded by palm, olive, and citrus trees and featuring the stone wall at the home front.

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The enclosed backyard with a view of the pool surrounded by palm, olive, and citrus trees and featuring the stone wall at the home front.

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This mid-century house features a desert landscaping at the front yard and a backdrop of the San Jacinto Mountains.

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This mid-century house features a desert landscaping at the front yard and a backdrop of the San Jacinto Mountains.

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Aerial view of a luxurious mid-century estate with a sweeping backyard of towering palm trees and manicured grounds hemmed in by a privacy hedge.

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Aerial view of a luxurious mid-century estate with a sweeping backyard of towering palm trees and manicured grounds hemmed in by a privacy hedge.

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The concrete walkway leading to the home's front door is flanked by the front yard garden with minimalist landscaping.

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The concrete walkway leading to the home’s front door is flanked by the front yard garden with minimalist landscaping.

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The enclosed property featuring the front yard with manicured lawns neatly lined with tropical plants.

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The enclosed property featuring the front yard with manicured lawns neatly lined with tropical plants.

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Palm trees and boxed hedges provide privacy and a tropical feel while lounging on the backyard pool.

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Palm trees and boxed hedges provide privacy and a tropical feel while lounging on the backyard pool.

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Front view of a luxurious mid-century estate that feels immensely private with its surrounding boxed hedges and towering palm trees.

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Front view of a luxurious mid-century estate that feels immensely private with its surrounding boxed hedges and towering palm trees.

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The stone staircase spotted with boulders, surrounded by tropical plants, and bookended by a pair of stone columns replicates the rocky coastline and the steep slope of its topography.

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The stone staircase spotted with boulders, surrounded by tropical plants, and bookended by a pair of stone columns replicates the rocky coastline and the steep slope of its topography.

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The redwood exterior and deck that leads to a forest-like garden makes the home look like a part of its natural environment.

The redwood exterior and deck that leads to a forest-like garden makes the home look like a part of its natural environment.

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Redwood, stone, steel, and full-height glazing perfectly blends this luxurious home that's nestled between the backdrop of a jutting mountain and the property's tropical garden.

Redwood, stone, steel, and full-height glazing perfectly blends this luxurious home that’s nestled between the backdrop of a jutting mountain and the property’s tropical garden.

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Tall trees have an overlooking view of the pool with a waterfall feature, raised jacuzzi with a green tile wraparound, sloped redwood fence, and privacy foliage.


Tall trees have an overlooking view of the pool with a waterfall feature, raised jacuzzi with a green tile wraparound, sloped redwood fence, and privacy foliage.

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A private garden with a small lawn and a walkway made of a combination of stone slabs and pebble stones.

A concrete garden patio of large potted green plants that also comes with an outdoor kitchen and an overlooking view of the mountains.

Trees and an enclosure of privacy hedge provide a sense of privacy in this lush backyard with a covered patio and a pool.

The covered patio is surrounded by lush green landscaping from the hanging plants by the glazed walls to the bunch of Japanese forest grasses by the lawn.

The rectangular pool is enclosed by a privacy hedge and a pergola covered with trailing plants.

Aerial view of a vast patio with a pool, elegant stairways, and a backyard of tropical greenery.

The wooden horizontal house on a sloping lot also features an expansive backyard of rolling grass.

Closeup of the elegant concrete stairway and ornamental grasses on a raised-bed garden.

Tropical greenery peeks from behind the horizontal house with an overlooking view of the pool.

Glazed walls and doors lead to the concrete patio with overlooking views.

Mature trees surround the long private driveway setting the tone for the exclusive property’s unique appeal.

The long private drive leads to an exclusive property that seems to be hidden in a forest.

The vast outdoor has park-like grounds and plenty of mature trees.

The garden creates a Zen atmosphere with its manicured lawn and well-trimmed hedges.

Mature trees surround this mid-century home with Zen-like front yard garden.

A lagoon-like swimming pool with rustic boulders can be found tucked in a natural setting with trees and surrounding green plants.

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