Spring is finally here! We thought it was only fitting to pay homage to the season by showcasing extraordinary gardens that are sure to inspire your green thumb. From vineyards perched on rolling hills to picturesque rose gardens, these beautifully landscaped properties are in full bloom just in time for spring.

1711 E Valley Road, Montecito CA 93108

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Nestled on 1.6 acres of the lush rolling hills of Montecito, this European country home features endless outdoor entertaining areas including a dining terrace, covered bocce court, meandering pathways, creeks, ponds, and organic vegetable garden.

32933 Calle De La Burrita, Malibu, CA 90265

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Perched above the Encinal Bluffs, this lovely Cape Cod ranch style home offers expansive ocean views and elevated outdoor living. The gazebo surrounded by colorful blossoms is the perfect place to unwind and watch the sunset.

233 Woodland Rd, Kentfield, CA 94904

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The grounds of this Marin County estate property are punctuated by an incomparable array of beauty and amenities. English gardens beget brick pathways beget a quaint cottage and scenic bridges that span a seasonal creek. Beyond, there is a private hot tub, putting green, and guest house.

20238 Piedra Chica Rd, Malibu, CA 90265

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This exceptional Spanish-style Malibu property offers expansive ocean views and gorgeous landscaping highlighted by a professional rose garden centered around a Spanish fountain.

39526 Calle Cabernet, Temecula, CA 92591

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What makes a better garden than a vineyard! This rare Temecula Valley property features a beautiful Mediterranean style estate with working vineyard.

3417 Fortuna Ranch Rd., Encinitas, CA 92024

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The private Olivenhain Country Rose Estate is located high on the top of a hill with spectacular sunrise and sunset views. Featuring a huge resort style yard with pool, spa and low maintenance landscaping, including succulent, cactus gardens, and a lemon grove.

Which of these extraordinary gardens is your favorite? How will these fabulous outdoor spaces inspire you?