Conifers comprise a wide group of mostly evergreen trees and shrubs that provide welcome color and structure all year round. Although some have a bad name, growing into ungainly monsters, many make elegant additions to small gardens.
Old Bathtub turned coffee table/planter! via the Garage Sale Gal I actually have an old claw foot tub in my barn, I was thinking of making it into a small koi pond, but I think I like this coffee table/planter better for our vacation home.
Shape ideas for my formal herb garden. Maybe not herbs, but I really like the idea of this kind of structure in the back yard. Pea gravel separates the shaped beds, nice. Choose plants that will thrive in my unfortunate climate.
These life-size books, made of concrete by Flat Earth Designs, are cast from actual vintage books so you can read the titles on the spines. These are the ideal ornamental garden pieces for the literary gardener.