Outdoor archway

Charleston garden with star jasmine arch ~ love the alligator garden ornament

archway and path, using inexpensive garden arches found everywhere

Arched Trellis Arbor and Stone Path Pin

I like this kind of stacking for the grizzly bear stand. You could layer with different sizes and textures of baskets/pots. Try to keep the feel pretty neutral (baskets, old buckets, etc). And look for different shapes and textures of greenery.

patio garden, crown planter, topiary Get Lachlan to grow topiary bay leaf and rosemary

Star Jasmine trained over a wire lattice grid in an espalier form transforms a bare wall. Possibly for garage wall.

Love this living tunnel

Gorgeous green pathway with overhanging plants that shade the entire walkway. Can you think of a more peaceful place to go for a walk?

outside fountain & gravel-- mediterranean landscape by debora carl landscape design

debora carl landscape design mediterranean landscape: a once forgotten side yard turns into a charming gravel garden (having those pavers in the gravel is pointless, though, for they'll just get gravel on them & make them hard to walk on)

Astilbe lined drive.  Edith Wharton's estate in Lenox, Massachusetts.

Astilbe refined grace for perennial borders shade garden along with Hostas and Ferns Lush deeply cut foliage is attractive for the entire season, colored from green to bronze rich moist soil and partial shade blooms early summer

Okay... maybe it's not so much a real possibility, but a gal can dream, right?? I love this shady backyard garden.  We have two small courtyards at the Pines.

Love French blue planters with pink flowers for a shady backyard garden - beautiful!

Classical urns stop pedestals...serene in a garden of white.                             The Virtual Builder

Beautiful White Shade Garden - via La Maison Boheme: Moon Garden - Gardening Go

moois en liefs: april 2014

Provence Style Garden Path - edged with lavender, candytuft and cypress trees - via Trouvais