Melinda's Garden Moment: Create an Inviting Garden Entrance
your guests, mark the way, or just add a bit of extra beauty to the entrance to
A pair of containers filled with Mandevilla, petunias, and sweet potato
vines flank the entrance to a colorful garden.
have long been used to mark an entrance or transition in a landscape. You can use an old gate as an arbor for a
twist on the traditional approach.
the two for a colorful welcome from the containers on the ground to the
structure over head.
stone pillars to mark the beginning or end of a garden path.
Include landscape lighting to brighten your entryways at night. Low voltage and solar lights can be used to
guide visitors to your front door or outdoor living space. Use homemade or purchased luminaires, candles
in mason jars and wine bottles, or votive candles in decorative glassware along
walkways for parties and special events.