Colonial Style Landscaping Design Ideas

Colonial Inspired Landscaping Color Palette Ideas

The colours we've showcased below are available at Benjamin Moore paint stores and these are only a very small selection of colors that would work with a Colonial inspired landscape design.  We've chosen to highlight Benjamin Moore colours simply because they are widely available in Greater Victoria.

colonial landscape design colors
Colonial Verdigris
Colonial landscape design colors
Capital White
Powell Gray colonial landscaping colors
Powell Gray
colonial landscape design colors
Geddy Verdigris

Colonial Landscaping Decor Ideas

Consider incorporating some of the following decorations into your Colonial inspired landscape design.

Colonial Landscaping Decor Sun Dial

Sun Dial

Colonial Landscape Decor

White Picket Fencing

Clipped Colonial Style Hedge

Clipped Square Hedge

Garden Arbour Colonial Landscaping Ideas

Garden Arbour

Colonial Landscaping Material Choices

Colonial inspired landscapes rely on symmetry and simplicity using mostly traditional construction materials such as wood and stone.

Flagstone Stone Wall

Natural Stone

Brick Pavers Colonial Landscape Design

Brick Pavers

Green Grass Colonial Landscaping Ideas

Lush Green Grass

Traditional Brick Colonial Landscaping

Traditional Brick

Colonial Landscaping Outdoor Fabric Choices

These outdoor fabric choices have been chosen directly from the Sunbrella website.  Sunbrella is one of the worlds leading manufacturers of outdoor fabrics.

If you're looking at incorporating an awning, a custom umbrella, or outdoor upholstery into your colonial inspired landscape design then these choices would work well.

Cavalier Colonial
Cavalier Colonial
Flagship Salt
Flagship Salt

Colonial Landscaping Plant Palette

There are a wide variety of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers that would be suitable for a Colonial landscape design.  In Colonial times gardens and plants weren't just for looks they also needed their gardens to produce food.  The following plants are readily available at local nurseries.


Cedar Hedge

Rose Bushes Colonial Landscaping Design

Rose Bushes

Hydrangea Colonial Landscaping


Apple tree Colonial Landscaping

Apple Trees



Lilac Flowers


Need Help With Your Colonial Landscape Design?

Island Pro Mowing and LandscapingIsland Pro Mowing and Landscaping is a full service landscaping contractor based out of Sidney, BC and serving the entire Saanich Peninsula and Victoria.  We specialize in Colonial landscape design and construction.  Whether you choose to implement some of our ideas or something you've seen on TV or in a magazine the team at Island Pro Mowing and Landscaping will be able to help you build your landscape vision.

If you'd like to receive a consultation and estimate for your Colonial landscape design please give us a call or fill out our contact form and we'll get right back to you.