in backyard under oak tree.DIY easy maintenance for shady backyard - level desired lawn area. Place square pavers in checkerboard design. Fill in alternate squares with moss or low-growing mondo grass.
Go to nature for simple (and super low-cost) ideas. Sticks and stones become unusual garden posts at a farmyard in west-central Wisconsin. Bundle sticks to create a decorative post, top it with a flat rock and place a round rock on top of that.
Monet's Gardens at Giverny Monet's Gardens at Giverny. Pink cosmos and golden sunflowers tower above Fifi, the calico cat who resides in Monet's garden, as she strolls down a gravel path in the mist of dawn // photo by Elizabeth Murray c
grow ivy type creeper on the pot itself. the pot looks wonderful sitting in the Japanese variegated hakone grass. It would work with hosta as well, but the hakone grass is a little more dynamic looking.
'california beachouse patio with a fantastic idea ~ saves water (and is extremely 'eye pleasing') ~ 3 hand-thrown greek urns with antique spigots mounted on diagonal antique european tiles ❀ ~ ◊ photo via 'houzz' ideabook