Simple contrasts spark garden interest: Scott Shrader edged a seventeenth-century stone water trough... with elegant, sheared boxwoods and ‘Blue Glow’ agaves. . . . the trough features a bronze spigot from La Maison Francaise Antiques, Inc that’s a replica of an old French fountain spout. West Hollywood, CA
In a Garden in Yorkshire - "An ancient stone trough, with a lion-shaped spout, turns a rustic garden wall into an unusual water feature. Box, erigeron and bamboo edge the area, giving it a magical appearance"