patio idea...you can build that firepit for under 100.00 go to any big box home improvement store and browse the garden dept.. look for 12" retaining wall blocks. For a modest sized pit, buy 26 of them and stack them 13 to a circle.
Alliums for the flower garden. How to grow alliums, what variety to choose. Hardy. Easy. Not susceptible to any serious plant diseases or pests and even ornamental alliums are deer and rodent resistant because they are technically members of the onion family.