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~~plant "pocket gardens" around the perimeter of a deck or patio for creating privacy and a quiet space~~
Bamboo Screening Decking creates a warm tactile surface, which is ideal for city or roof gardens. Here the bamboo plants are contained within simple cubes or box planters that screen this private space. You Might Also Like... 20 Ways to Create Instant Shade for Your Outdoor Room Advertisement
Temporary Screens Pergolas and other built structures provide height and solid overhead planes, but they need support and can fill small gardens with posts. Instead, consider suspending temporary canopy screens to create shade and make the garden feel more intimate. Lightweight sail-like screens need to be attached securely, but they can also be taken down when not in use.