I typically don't like raised vegetable garden beds but this one is beautiful with the pea gravel in between and has a great use of space going on. Check out Beautiful Raised Bed Vegetable Garden submitted by Garden Girl to clattr.
Notice the red barn birdhouse in brightly blooming summer flower garden and how the red is repeated. When the red flowers are finished blooming, the red birdhouse will still draw the eye into the garden. Color and repetition create rhythm in the garden.
(((Winter Gardening)) A cold frame with a glass top can give you a growing season, even in Maine, and it's the easiest and most economical way to extend your harvest. Build the one described here, and you're on your way to fresh veggies year round.