Lantana- If you have a hot, baked spot, lantana is your answer. This hardworking plant not only thrives with little moisture and in full, unyielding sun, it does so with ease. In fact, lantana is a flower that seems to have it all: It produces an abundance of brightly colored flowers all summer and fall, and it's a magnet for butterflies (hummingbirds like it, too).
Dry Stack Stone Wall - without mortar, the stones themselves must do the job of holding together, which means finding and fitting pieces so the joins don't overlap. Dry stack also needs a trench or footing dug out--to a depth of about 6-12 inches to add stability.
Fire glass produces more heat than real wood, and is also environmentally friendly. There is no smoke, it’s odorless and doesn’t produce ash. You are able to stay toasty warm without cutting down trees and the specially formulated glass crystals give off no toxic deposit.