Best Ways to Maximize a Small Garden

MIX \'N MATCH HERBS Eye-catching as well as edible, herbs bunched together on a table transforms a small patch of porch into hardworking acreage. Burgundy coleus in a timeworn metal tub provides a colorful counterpoint. FILL A BIRDBATH Hardy succulents, which stow water in their stems and leaves, thrive in a shallow birdbath perch. Pebbles — to hold more moisture in the soil — add to the desert