An old stone sink is a perfect container for a collection of alpine plants.
Not many of us have the space or time to maintain a kitchen garden, but this tray can give you a taste of what one would be like.
In China, glazed pots are frequently used as small ponds in courtyards.
All kinds of garden can benefit from the use of containers.
While most traditional gardens consist of beds it is possible to have a garden without these.
Increasing interest is being shown in containers as a method of growing a few vegetables in a small space.