(herb garden idea) Got Pallets? Don't feel like turning up a bunch of grass? Use a pallet as a garden bed - staple garden cloth on the backside of the pallet fill with dirt and start growing! Courtesy of: Backyard Diva
Small Space Tiered Planter - For small spaces and gardens, it's important to go vertical. When space is at a minimum use vertical tiered planters to maximize a small balcony or patio and create a lush corner of plants and flowers.
Another version on rain gutter gardening. Want to grow a salad garden but have no room? Try gutters! Affix them to a fence, slope them for drainage, and voila! Of course,for this I'd need a backyard wider than a hallway.
Keep rabbits from eating! RAIN GUTTERS: Don’t have the yard space for a garden? Or simply just don't want to risk your kids running through it? Attach rain gutters to the side of your house to create a lovely herb and salad garden.