Benches built around a tree date from the 18th century. They were invented by the French, who used them to create additional seating areas in gardens in groves.
Today, the perimeter tree benches can be seen in most public areas, school yards, parks, and even private backyards.
The original shape is round, but nowadays we can enjoy different shapes and sizes.
Today you will see the best bench seating ideas and designs around the tree that provide extra seating area, natural shade during the hot summer days and a unique way to enhance your outdoor space.