This picture shows a patio surrounded by a bamboo garden fence fronted with bamboo plantings for extra privacy. It makes for an extremely effective privacy screen - all it lacks are perennials in the bed for more variety. - Note: use clumping bamboo to prevent unwanted spreading/running.
how to design an island bed! Consider placement. An island bed is like placing a new sofa in the room… you don’t want to block traffic, you want it in a place you can enjoy it, (from all sides, remember!) and you want it to “balance’ the space.