stone (or is it concrete?) steps through woods/ferns
Awesome Patio Deck Out Of pallets..for front porch stoop
The Steps in Forest by Yu-Non Yang
I wish my yard was cool enough to support this very woodsy landscape! So beautiful.
shade garden with hosta, fern, lady's mantle, boxwood, wild ginger and more...:
how to lay a herringbone brick path - Google Search
DIY Outdoor fire pit with sweet ambiance effect! This guy uses limestone for the walkway and seating area. I think for my house I would use pavers. Pavers would be more work though....
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