Add your own personal touch by selecting from the vast range of miniature pumpkins, assorted gourds and small garden ornaments currently available. These can also be varied to reflect seasonal festivities. For example, carefully carve the pumpkins and insert battery-operated tea lights for a spooky display at Halloween.
1. Lil’ Tiger Stripe miniature pumpkin
2. ‘Osaka White’ small flowering cabbage (Brassica oleracea [Acephala Group] ‘Osaka White’ [Osaka Series])
3. ‘Tasmanian Tiger’ spurge (Euphorbia characias ‘Tasmanian Tiger’)
4. Branches: Any naturally dried branches from the garden with interesting shapes would be suitable. These can be spray-painted to contrast with and/or accent the surroundings
5. Black Scallop bugleweed (Ajuga reptans ‘Binblasca’)