As summer bears down on us and the days continue to lengthen, many Scots are rediscovering their green fingers.
If you aren't fortunate enough to possess your own outdoor area, and are keen to tend to your own green slice of paradise, then there's plenty of properties on the market to provide you with inspiration
Here are just seven houses on the market complete with stunning gardens.
Balqhuarrie is situated near Crieff (Photo: Savills)
Dating from the 1800s, Balquharrie is a quite remarkable build boasting six bedrooms, three bathrooms.
The delightful stone structure is complimented by verdant grounds spread over 17.8 acres of land.
The driveway leading to the front of the property is lined with a lush, green lawn, while the house itself is surrounded by mature shrubs and rhododendrons.
Along one flank of Balquharrie is a formal garden consisting of a central sundial and raised rose beds.
To the northeast of the building there is a cottage consisting of three bedrooms - ideal for entertaining guests.
Price: offers over £1,075,000
Pine Lodge, Comrie
This garden is set in the pleasant Perthshire countryside (Photo: Irving Geddes)
This Scandinavian-inspired, timber framed lodge on the outskirts of Comrie blends in seamlessly with the Perthshire pine forests.
The property's garden has been immaculately landscaped into the hillside to the east of the property, making for a unique and versatile space.
The garden's upper level is made up of a greenhouse, potting shed, fruit cage and various raised vegetable beds.
The surrounding countryside, and indeed the garden, can all be viewed from the lodge's spacious balcony.
Northfield House, Prestonpans
Northfield House is situated in East Lothian, roughly 20 miles from Edinburgh (Photo: Savills)
This quite stunning, castle-like build is situated in the pleasant rolling East Lothian countryside.
Dating from the 1600s, Northfield House consists of seven bedrooms, two bathrooms and two living spaces.
Arguably the property's most outstanding feature is its two acres of charming garden. The beautiful south facing space features an immaculately manicured lawn, punctuated with mature trees and plant beds.
Price: offers over £1,000,000
Munro Drive, Edinburgh
Munro Drive boasts seven bedrooms in total (Photo: Savills)
Located in the leafy Edinburgh suburb of Colinton, this seven bedroom dwelling would be well suited to a large family.
To the south of the property is a quite stunning outdoor space.
Taking centre stage is a charming and sprawling water feature, sidelined by flowerbeds populated by colourful plants, flowers and mature trees.
Price: offers over £1,700,000
The Coach House, Barcaldine
This property was formerly a coach house (Photo: Fiuran)
Situated in the sleepy Argyll town of Barcaldine, this converted coach house is on the market for £280,000.
Possessing four bedrooms, a bathroom and a studio, the Coach House is blessed with a pretty garden, inhabited by a diverse range of plants and trees.
Complimented with a large greenhouse and timber shed, this green space resembles an exciting opportunity for a keen gardener.
Linkfield Road, Musselburgh
This Musselburgh property possess an extensive garden, which features a patio (Photo: Warners)
This rarely available, five-bedroom Georgian Villa in Musselburgh is ideal for families who have outgrown the capital.
The garden to the rear of the property provides ample space for children to play and adults to relax.
Made up of a patio and extensive lawn, the outdoor space offers privacy from nature thanks to towering woodland.
Price: offers over £550,000
The Barn, Pertshire
The barn shows several signs of its agriculture past (Photo: McCash)
This exquisite converted barn is situated just outside of Crieff in the pretty and understated Perthshire countryside.
The property is made up of four bedrooms, including a master en-suite, a triple aspect living room and kitchen.
Views to the south of the Strathearn Valley are spectacular and best taken in from the property's large garden.
Peppered with shrubs, rhododendrons and mature trees, the garden is vibrantly coloured 365 days of the year.
Price: offers over £430,000