Regardless of the plant material, I love the plantings on both sides of this pathway to ground it. Looks like it has always been there.
... As I came upon the rusted garden gate there was no question life as I knew it was to be left behind. Beyond, just steps away, was a world of fairy wings and lilac clouds that rained blossoms of gold and pink and left silver rainbows reflecting on clear blue pools of water. It was my time and I was ready for the journey to begin ...
Summer Living: 60 Great Ideas for the Garden - Martha Stewart: Windowsill Gardens Flower pots and windowsills seem to have a natural affinity for each other.