DIY - 2 in 1 Birdbath & Planter or double planter. Place a bird bath inside a planter pot. If you want the bird bath to be higher, place some bricks to the height you would like then place the bird bath on top of the bricks.
I have so many curtain rods; what a great idea. Prob better to use thicker ones, too. DIY: Garden Hose Guides - spray painted curtain rods, placed at the edge of a flower bed, help to protect your flowers from getting lopped off by the hose.
Mixed Container Solutions - Ive Got Rhythm - This is a great site. It shows a variety of container ideas for every light situation and then gives the information for all of the plants in each container.
DIY PLANTERS :: Tower of Herbs Tutorial :: Don't miss out on fresh herbs (or pay a lot for them at the market) just because you don't have a big yard. Situate this compact herb garden in a sunny spot near the kitchen door for easy snipping.
12 Ideas for bird bath planters - turn that broken bird bath into something wonderful! Concrete bird baths tend to crack from weather extremes but you can turn them into wonderful planters for flowers and succulents.
Spectacular Container Gardens: Trailing Petunias - Southern Living - Add color to your outdoor party with potted plants. There’s no need for a patterned tablecloth here. Potted petunias add all the color you need under the glass-top dining table.