Snake plants and bromeliads make a strikingly beautiful combination in a planter alongside a modern glass staircase. As an added bonus the snake plants are one of the better plants at filtering out formaldehyde, which is found in many household products.
Hornbeam Hedge in Pennsylvania. A sheared fastigiate European hornbeam hedge (under-planted with liriope) lines a driveway in Villanova, PA. Designer John Shandra of Gale Nurseries wanted to create a sharp, clean line between public and private space.