round galvanized-metal feed troughs (with holes drilled in the bottom for drainage) echo the metal used for the screens. Tomatoes and strawberries ripen quickly in the soil warmed by their reflectivity. The 5-foot troughs also serve as low-maintenance planters for yellow gaillardias, Peruvian lilies, pumpkins, and strawberries.
container gardening idea found on apartment therapy, exactly what I am doing in a couple of week. Trying to find some ideas for decorating the containers so they aren't so ugly. +++ Containers can be spray-painted with stone textured paint or wrapped with jute rope (hot glue ends)