You can turn those leftover soda bottles into a vertical garden with some supplies and a bit of crafting skills. This concept come to us from Brazilian design firm Rosenbaum, as part of a TV series of dramatic makeovers of homes. This urban garden was such a hit that Rosenbaum released these instructions so anyone create their own.
Shade - Plant en Masse - Plant en Masse Just about every type of plant looks better in large groupings than it does planted individually. Here, drifts of astilbe seem to tower out of a groundcover of golden sedum. Test Garden Tip: Planting en masse doesn't necessarily mean growing only a single variety. Here, several selections of astilbe combine for even more interest