Garden design by carolyn mullet: Plant stairs with succulents - this actually works very well, the succulents thrive on the heat from the stone in summer. If you periodically wash the stairs off with (Garden Step Gabion)
(link) "Bicycle Wheel Trellis" (July ~ Bike wheel trellis built from reclaimed materials. It consists of palette boards, 4 bent bike wheels, and it’s tied together with bike inner tube! ~ for more great PINs w/good links visit ~ have fun!
How to Make A Terra Cotta Pot Flower Tower (or Crooked Tower) with Annuals - Perfect for limited spaces - an apartment or condo; home w/ small or no yard; deck, patio, porch or outside front door. Works well with fragrant herbs or a mix of flowers herbs.
Utility Box Cover: Hidden in Plain Sight. Since you're stuck with it, here's a smart way to disguise that ugly utility box. A simple slipcover box made of bead board and topped with a birdhouse covers up the eyesore and draws nature into your yard.