A Patio Picture Gallery: Shapes, Sizes, Materials & Other Design Considerations
A square patio with low brick walls gets some vegetation and natural seating in one corner.
Photo © Lisa Hallett Taylor
A brick patio with a low brick wall makes use of a corner to add shrubs and some whimsical seating made from tree trunk stumps and logs. Native plants are allowed to spill over the logs, giving it an informal, natural look. A low-growing groundcover and smooth rocks are underfoot.