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Sculptures and stately containers, such as the patterned pieces in this space, can reinforce a garden's design. Long metal bench provides a spot to enjoy shrubs and trees. From Better Homes and Gardens.

Patio hydrangeas, ferns and pond

love the idea of a hydrangea in a huge pot next to the pondless bubbling fountain water feature

Frances Schultz’s Bee Cottage

Frances Schultz's Bee Cottage

Bee Cottage Garden - love the shape it is taking on. Maybe this would work along the side of our house. - My Cottage Garden

Small garden no lawn

This small garden has been divided into different sections, creating the illusion of space. The gravel garden path leads from the patio, to a central water feature, then onto a secluded section at the back, which houses a small summer house.