What can you do with a city yard so compact you can reach out and touch your neighbors? How about borders thick with irresistible roses and flowering perennials? Why not consider a deck, perfect for living in the garden and watching the world go by? What about a pond large enough for a growing family of goldfish as well as plenty of aquatic plants?
I like to take full advantage of what I have available. Outbuildings, fences, walls, and gates - All of these provide structure and opportunities for growing vines and climbers.
Architectural plants. Shrubs, small trees, and evergreen perennials can become year-round focal points.
Light up the night! I enjoy dressing my garden for nighttime. Create your own solar chandelier for pennies.
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