Picking out the right flowers, bushes, and trees is hard enough without having to find the right planters. Myself? I usually get lazy and go with a traditional terracotta planter, but the following garden savants have above and beyond to add creativity to their gardens.
Building a Garden
Cinder blocks are cheap at about $1 a piece. Unleash your inner architect by building up a mini structure to create a mini garden or add unique features to a bigger plot. Block planters can also be strategically placed to block water flow from rain to help prevent wash out in susceptible areas.