Arbor Covered Patio Four 6 by 6 posts across the front of this patio arbor give the structure a substantial feel. Two lattice panels, which support Armand clematis vines (Clematis armandii), provide a sense of enclosure. Do this on the front door?
Would love a garden. Tulips behind short boxwood. (Hydrangea idea: Keep them from being overwhelming by planting them alternated with gardenia. The holes won't be as obvious during the dormant season, either.