The Cinnamon Stick has an herb garden and a number of planters. My favorite was the coleus group in a rustic trough out front. I particularly like the lacy variety in the center. This idea goes on the "future plans" list, and I like the way it looks in a long container rather than a round one.
Aunt Daisy's has a stunning summer garden in the back yard.
The garden has a border around the perimeter and three beds in the middle.
There are large drifts with everything in bloom -- obviously the result of great planning and design.
The garden features three birdhouses:
...and a charming rustic entry/exit:
I spent as much time outside enjoying the garden as I did shopping inside the store!