Mediterranean style garden offer such an inviting environment that many homeowners would like to recreate one in their home landscaping. The rich look of Mediterranean style garden is appealing for many gardeners as an opportunity to grow fragrant plants and add a sophisticated feel to their landscaping. A Mediterranean style garden is more than a collection a plants, shrubs and trees associated with the Mediterranean climate and planted among gravel, small stones, wood bark or bare dirt. The garden should be awash with bright, rich colors and plenty of tile, stone and terracotta, in various styles. The garden can be fully formal or semi formal and usually will have a water feature and include an outdoor living space of tables, chairs or benches. You can design a Mediterranean garden for your own home with a little careful planning.