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wonderful basket of flowers on white picket fence. So pretty.

alyssum in the fence bucket - love white on white

Cottage Roses... along with a grrreat white picket fence!!

Wall basket for flowers ...this would make a wonderful hanging planter for on my privacy fence!

A gate is your garden's front door - it should be welcoming and charming, like this one.

garden fencing

I do love me an arbor.

Build A Picket Fence An elegant picket fence that's easy to build.

Hanging shade basket, ferns, heuchera

Climbing English Roses in Heritage, St. Swithun Mary Rose variety. There also Lady's mantle (Alchemilla) and Salvia 'May Night' hybrid sage.

Gorgeous Garden Gate

Another fun idea for a semi-private fence, screening the view passersby will have beyond. Adding plants in front of and/or behind the fencing would increase the screening. The gate could be a more solid pattern, too, then left open or closed, depending on the desired effect of the day!

Black fencing serves as simple and effective backdrop for the planting in front


It's tough to get more romantic than a white arbor, picket fence, and climbing roses. The combination is perfect for just about any informal landscape -- especially if you have a cottage-garden style.

Rose-Covered Arch An old-fashioned rose-covered arch, here with the rambler Dorothy Perkins, looks wonderful in a country garden. The black picket gate looks just right framing the opening to the vegetable garden beyond.

Best Flowers for Hanging Baskets- good ideas

Garden Corner Climber...

How to make gorgeous hanging baskets of flowers: great site

love this idea