Decorative Stamped Pattern Driveway Border (for idea of expanding concrete patio with pavers/flagstones)
Repair a cracked driveway by filling cracks with asphalt patch, then coat the surface with a blacktop refinishing compound, available at hardware stores. For a more involved project, consider upgrading your driveway with a decorative border of concrete or paving stones.
A road edge planting. Frequently called a "hellstrip" because it is a hot, dry and often difficult to grow in area. This one is planted with 1. Yellow Ice Plant 2. Purple Salvia 3. Red, Dragons Blood Sedum and other drought tolerant plants. Click image to get more ideas on Xeriscape Plantings