Garden Structures & Ornaments
Modular Chicken Coop | Gardenista
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To Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal In a Day Do a mailbox makeover "Mailboxes should complement the home and express the homeowner's personality. When choosing a hanging drop box, pick a box that mirrors your home's trimmings. Dress up mail boxes by painting the wooden post to match the house's exterior color, or by surrounding it by a beautiful flowering garden."
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20 Ways to Add Curb Appeal
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How to Make a Concrete Edge Planter
Love this enchanting idea for a pathway in the garden for children to play and imagine all sorts of games. A collection of assorted pavers, bricks or old stones could be rolled with paving paint so they all match and artwork added. So many possibilities for even a small version of this idea. | The Micro Gardener
spiral accent found in pathway
The new labyrinth; top view by N. J., via Flickr "A classic seven-circuit labyrinth. It's a narrow path, but it doesn't matter if you step off it. This one is permanent, and it doubles as a patio and herb garden. The little holes between the paths allow small plants to grow. I have Mexican yellow sedum growing there now."
labyrinth with rocks and moss (not the grass shown)
Rock wall garden // Great Gardens & Ideas //
river rock retaining wall with spirals
Painting faces on rocks
What is there about/ a stone wall that brings out/ the child in me? Modern Japanese Senryu Poem (17 syllables or less in 3 lines) EKPHRASIS: From the Greek word ek (out of) and phrasis (speech or expression) is a form that takes its inspiration from visual art: an easy form of poetry, because there aren't any set rules as to syllable count or rhyme scheme. Art and Poetry by Jean Elizabeth Ward.
Molly Rathbone - plant supports