Use an old pallet to make a vertical herb garden! Cheap, easy and beautiful! Just make sure to find out how the pallet was treated so you're not planting in harmful chemicals! And- u can write the name of the herbs on the wood!
Pavers spaced with grass or groundcover create an attractive garden path. Author Emily Giffin's House in Atlanta A variation to this look is with stone and grass; great thing about this look is upkeep = just mow