Pictures Gallery Of Modern Backyard Arbors

Modern backyard arbors add architectural interest to a landscape, not to mention a little whimsy. Featuring rustic garden arbor designs in wood and striking metal patio arbor designs, grape arbor designs, steel and lightweight metal arbors including swings and benches in wrought iron, wood and cedar. View beautiful arbor pictures for ideas to build an arbor that adds drama and serviceability to your garden.

Collection of Modern Backyard Arbors

Picture One: Garden Arbor Bench beside Raised Deck

Garden Arbor Bench

Garden Arbor Bench

The owner of this backyard raised deck, which is surrounded by blooming flowers and landscaping, has created interest by framing the deck with a trellised arbor bench on one side and shorter trees and bushes on the other. This tranquil setting is centered on relaxation and family activities. During the heat of the day it’s nice to have a shady spot to sit on whether you’re reading, enjoying a beverage or just relaxing outdoors.

Picture Two: Rose Garden perfect for Weddings

Rose Garden perfect for Weddings

Rose Garden perfect for Weddings

This large Red Rose Arbor serves as an entrance to a formal rose garden. If you have a huge backyard then considers buying a wide arbor. This metal garden arbor pictures a focal point drawing the eye to the garden beyond. It stands majestically as a romantic entrance to the Rose garden. Pink and Red Roses climb up either side. Beyond the arch are Rose bushes displayed elegantly in square garden beds. Now just imagine what this scene would look like without it! Without a doubt the garden is lovely, but it really does make the initial statement and beckons “come see what lies beyond”. It would make a perfect entrance to a Wedding ceremony too! This garden is located in Sacramento, California.

Picture Three: Wide Metal Garden Arbor for Walkways

Wide Metal Garden Arbor for Walkways

Wide Metal Garden Arbor for Walkways

Here is a fence and a series of metal arbors spaced along a cobblestone walkway that creates an enchanting area in the garden. It’s really simple ~ buy 3 or more, add a matching metal fence, add vines and other foliage to enhance the entire area. This walkway is in a Mediterranean garden in Cyprus.

Picture Four: White Arched Arbor with Bench Seating

White Arched Arbour

White Arched Arbour

This white arbor pictures a romantic and whimsical setting and is perfect for Victorian Homes or Cottages.

Picture Five: Shade Patio Arbor with Japanese Maple

Shade Patio Arbor with Japanese Maple

Shade Patio Arbor with Japanese Maple

This cool shade garden arbor pictures a secluded patio in the background. The approach to the arbor and patio entrance is curved with a stone retaining wall with a raised garden bed for bushes on one side. This asymmetrical approach adds interest by only allowing an indirect view into the patio. Vines are climbing the lattice fence attached on either side of the arbor and a red Japanese Maple arches over the entrance.

There are many designs and ideas of modern backyard arbors to assist you in choosing your next patio arbor design. Wrought iron arbors are beautiful and very long lasting, while wood arbors have that natural rustic beauty.