The biggest trend we are seeing at the moment are 'green walls' or vertical gardens in interior as well as exterior spaces. Here are some my favorite inspirations as well as my own work—enjoy and go green!
Garden bench built into rendered retaining wall. I like the way trees are also in the planter to create two layers, plus a narrow planting at foot of retaining wall and under garden seat. - Gardening And Patio
The quiet, simple design, installed by Designs by Sundown, features a sleek custom bench that accentuates the long, narrow footprint and a natural-gas fireplace made of precast limestone. LANDSCAPING BY Adam Hallauer of Designs by Sundown ARCHITECTURE B