Editors' Pic of the Week: Staff Favorites : HGTV Gardens. I like the low maintance idea of this border against the fence. Would work in my back yard. Like the edging.
crepe myrtle ~ how to keep your crepe myrtle blooming all season long ~ from @Southern Living
2.) Plant giant allium flowers to make your back yard look like something out of Dr. Seuss.
Ornamental Crabapple small trees - Top 10 Small Trees - Sunset Mobile