I immediately found a couple of galvanized laundry tubs to set in it.
The plantings have changed over the years but I don't think I have ever not planted Nicotiana in the large tub.
Here is the first digital photo I have, of the wheelbarrow, in 2004, along with our new pug puppy Otis.
|Nicotiana, heliotrope, and purple and pink surfina petunias and Otis.|
|Mixed Nicotiana and surfina petunias.|
|Mixed Nicotiana, Dusty Miller, Million Dollar Bells and Asparagus Fern.|
|Nicotiana, Gaura, Heat Tolerant Lobelias, and Million Bells.|