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    Self-Watering Patio Planter - Place it on your balcony & its built in automatic watering system allows plants to draw up water as needed.

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If you succession plant, sowing seeds every week in a few different planters, you'll create a supply of greens that will be ready in a steady stream all summer. Greens like these are also good for sheltered decks or patios that don't get much sun, since lettuce doesn't like a lot of heat and will grow better during the summer in cool shade.

Creating a self watering garden - use drip irrigation and mulch and never water your garden again!

Trendspotting: Add a Bonfire Patio Peach Tree to your edible container gardens!

oooh genius repurpose! Old filing cabinet + spray paint = raised planting bed. I might add that packing peanuts make a good filler for the bottom of deep containers, then just put your potting soil on top. Makes for good drainage too.

CONCRETE BLOCK PLANTERS Basalite blocks come in half or full size (16"x 8" x 8") to accommodate two plants; available at Home Depot for $1.48. succulents work well.

Did you know that grapes can be trained into patio trees? Me neither. That is, until I saw one in all its glory

Another one from Mother's e-mail. Maybe a nice project for VBS and make a gift for a shut in?

raised planter box along fence that doubles as a bench + brackets for hanging plants

Raised bed bench