The garden my sanctuary
Flagstone Patios - Landscape Design & Construction Vancouver, WA
DIY Tutorial How to make a flower tower
Cottage Outdoors from Virginia Rockwell on HGTV
Great way to add interest/vines to the side of a plain wall.
Lavender This plant has it all: It looks great, it smells wonderful, and it's as tough as nails (as long as it's not too wet). Enjoy the blue, lavender, purple, or white flowers in summer. They're great for drying and using in crafts -- and even cooking with. Name: Lavandula angustifolia Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: 3 feet tall Zones: 5-8
The Best Drought-Tolerant Perennials ... Handy list of 15 hardy plants - many flowering varieties suited to hot dry summers. Includes lavender, yarrow, sages and echinacea (purple coneflower). | The Micro Gardener
Lasagna Garden: Created by layering several different materials, one right after the other, with no need for mixing or tilling. The materials go through natural decomposition that does the work of mixing for you. Another name for this method of gardening is "sheet composting".
Fritz & Gignoux | Landscape Architects
Beginner Perrenial Garden for Full Sun (with flowers to bloom from spring to fall)