Planting: Every bed in the garden was edged with a miniature hedge of marigolds, and the large beds had rows of them down the middle as well. Asked, since the scent was not attractive, why he grew so many of them, M Noel replied "they're good for everything."
Containers Aged to Perfection.Containers with an aged look -- patinas, encrustations, crackled finishes -- are becoming the focal point in gardens. Use plants with contrasting colors and foliage to highlight the rustic exterior of your planter.
The Raised Grow Box by Kekkilä is an easy way of setting up a small garden on the balcony or terrace of your home. The easy-to-assemble kit includes a raised grow box, climber support, accessory shelf and three plant sticks.