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Recreate this look in your dining room with massed pots of houseplants and comfy chairs with bright pillows. If the ceilings are high enough, bring in a gazebo or "found" columns for some structure...
Romaine LETTUCE on the deck. Leaf lettuces grow very quickly and in little space. If you succession plant, sowing seeds every week in a few different planters, you'll create a supply of greens that will be ready in a steady stream all summer. Greens like these are also good for sheltered decks or patios that don't get much sun, since lettuce doesn't like a lot of heat and will grow better during the summer in cool shade