I love incorporating landscaping with this deck.

deck details put out front and do a privacy screen of bamboo like this pick. Water storage and privacy fence and keeps bamboo in check

This looks coordinated with grouping pots together in the same color theme.

Vintage French Soul ~ this grouping of plants in pots looks especially graceful - - - potterybarn: Garden essentials

Leucophyta brownii - silver cushion bush. Australian native.

Leucophyta brownii, the silver cushion bush. an Australian native and excellent drought-resistant ground cover

giardino segreto (secret garden) | relais nell’astigiano, rocca civalieri, italia (photo by dario fusaro)

Cristiana ruspa / relais nell’astigiano, rocca civalieri Great texture and color in this design

Scleranthus biflorus, Clumping Australian native, although not actually a grass, it grows in attractive mounds of what looks like a bright green moss. Foliage stays green all year round. Ideal as a ground cover, as it will creep over logs and grow well on steep banks. Perfect for rockeries...

Scleranthus biflorus 'Canberra Grass' - dense, moss-like native grass, highly tolerant of most growing conditions.

Native violet (viola hederacea). Reliable, compact, spreading native groundcover.

Native Violet, Viola hederaceae - It has bright green leaves and sweet mauve/purple flowers raised above the foliage. It will rapidly fill in bare areas of soil between stepping stones.