Sweet vertical garden: Green Wall on a shoestring. Ivy climes a mesh of net, sitting in regular pots on the ground. What a nice way to achieve semi-privacy. From permaculture consultant Cecelia Macauley.
Create a great place for potting plants and gardening chores by building this tough, good-looking potting bench. This one is built from cedar to hold up to years of use outdoors. It looks so good that you might decide to use it as a serving station on your deck or patio, too. FREE PLANS at buildsomething.com
Create a hanging garden as a feature wall, privacy screen, or cover up an unsightly wall, using basic stained 1 X 1's & galvanized buckets. Fill with flowers, herbs, plants or vines. |Back Deck Ideas on a Budget by The Everyday Home