Rain chains are a beautiful and functional alternative to traditional, closed gutter downspouts. Guiding rain water visibly down chains or cups from the roof to the ground, rain chains transform a plain gutter downspout into a pleasing water feature. From the soft tinkling of individual droplets to the soothing rush of white water, they are a treat to listen to.
A pretty bird bath. A small space gardening idea. Strawberries would grow well in here, hanging out over the sides and down a bit. If the birds that came to splash around didn't eat them all.:
Outside Garden or nursery area idea: potting table
small space Japanese garden
Tassels - an old wooden boat makes a spectacular garden folly/refuge
The Italian Garden at the private gardens of Marle Place, England, in early June