Vintage armchairs discovered at a flea market in Avignon, France, are grouped on the lawn near the pool; peegee hydrangeas are planted beside a folly-like shed.

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Grass in pots for down the side of the house beside grey fence and ivy

Create a kind of living fence by lining up tall potted grasses along a walkway or wide driveway. We do this on our deck with maiden grass.

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Bay trees in large planters add an architectural finish and provide further screening. Especially useful where the soil is poor. Urbis Drum planters are shown.

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Love these trees! Small, narrow lap pool along the back fence - can function as a small pool and the water feature.