Need a border / fence idea? Here's a recycled pallet fence that offers a way to grow more while also. pinned with Pinvolve Could do something similar against the backyard fence. Needs to be low maint. Grass, not ivy
Brick would also look great for the walkway. Country Casual by Ginkgo Leaf Studio Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association - 2013 Silver Award for Excellence in Residential Landscape Design and Construction.
Here's a "grow-your-own fence" - the pollarded willows not only supply the withes, they're also the fence posts at Appeltern Gardens -- BelleWood-Gardens - Diary - Love the idea of the living fence posts!