I was invited into a neighbor's garden this morning to see her koi pond. She had a simple mirror on the back fence and I was amazed at the impact. I've been waiting to do this, but now I'm totally inspired.
Pruning Clematis: Clematis is called the queen of climbing vines, but her highness needs a yearly pruning to bestow those masses of flowers. i've stunted a few by pruning incorrectly. From Organic Gardening