26 Outdoor Rooftop Shrubs Design Photos And Ideas

To keep the original street-level exterior view, the second-floor addition was set back from the building’s existing façade.
The green roof of the linear home, which is located on the property's highest point, was planted with grass to match the surrounding landscape.
In this aerial photograph, solar panels and skylights can be seen on the green roof.
The Baltic, one of Common's eight co-living residences spread throughout the New York City-area, is located in Brooklyn's Boerum Hill neighborhood.
Creating eco-friendly structures ideal for pop-up stores, holiday homes, and emergency shelters, this lego-like architecture is redefining what a container can be. This current prototype unit has been based on sponsorship by renowned companies that operate in Greece and internationally.
Mint's elevated location offers stellar sunset viewing.
The accessible green roof on the yoga studio provides additional landscape for gardening.
Translucent floor planks allow light to filter through a skylight in the kitchen below.
A large porch projects out from the main building.
Contemporary materials like zinc and glass contrast with a cast iron facade and slate roofs.
Perched atop the historic Gilsey House, the J+K Residence also overlooks a storied neighborhood. The land, located north of Madison Square, was one of New York's last remaining family farms before becoming a bustling theater district. It then devolved into a neglected wholesale district until being rediscovered by artists and entrepreneurs.
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The first floor with bedrooms overlooking rooftop gardens.
Connected by an exterior stone staircase, the rooftop level offers seating and dining areas and an outdoor kitchen.
Roof extension with garden
View of bedroom
'Tree House' - Bamboo Terrace
Outside View of Phoenix House
Green roof
Green roof

Whether it's a backyard patio, an infinity pool, or a rooftop terrace, these modern outdoor spaces add to the richness of daily life. Escape into nature, or get lost in city views. Wherever you are, let these outdoor photos take you somewhere new with inspirational ideas for yards, gardens, outdoor tubs and showers, patios, porches, and decks.