Wouldn't it be nice if your garden was in full bloom with a kaleidoscope of colors year-round? Unfortunately, this is never going to happen unless you have nothing better to do than transplant and constantly add new plants. When your garden is in full bloom it will attract all the attention due to its natural beauty. For the rest of the season, you can do what most others do and simply add something to it that will become the focal point when the natural display is lacking. Below are a few ideas that will spruce up that space, so no one notices you haven't fussed with the plants in a while.
Two Tier Barrel Tabletop Fountain
Dimensions: 9"L x 7"W x 14"H
When most people think of a tiered garden, they picture a large one that teleports you back to the Italian Renaissance with just one glance. Well, you can buy a tiered water fountain for garden use for pretty much any size garden. There are some large ones with a pool that demand a large scale garden, but you may be surprised that you can find small ones, too. There are also nontraditional ones, which use a series of tiers, but not in the popular, circular stacked form you are accustomed to.
Polyresin Leaf Fountain
Dimensions: 19"L x 15"W x 20"H
You really can never go wrong with a garden gnome. Even if you add a water feature, the gnome will be a polite companion. These charming, pointy hat-wearing humanoid creatures bring a lot of personality to an outdoor space. Be sure to move it around occasionally to give visitors and delivery people a reason to take a second glance.
If you want your garden to get noticed at night then you absolutely need solar lighting. However, if you want the lighting to do double duty as a point of interest during the day, resist the urge to buy those plain, boring black ones, and get something a bit more decorative.
Solar-powered Gazing Balls
These intriguing, and often colorful balls are available in a variety of sizes. Some sit right on the ground, while others are up on a pedestal. They create a magical feel in the garden.
Three Tier Garden Water Fountain - Bronze
Dimension: 20"D x 20"W x 36"H
What goes better with nature than nature? Inviting birds to your garden is a must. Make sure you change the water daily because it will become stagnant. if you buy a tiered fountain for garden decorating it will double as a bird bath, too.