Pondless Backyard Fountain Pond and Waterfall. Even without the fountain, which in Az will grow algae like nobody's business, I think the idea of softening up the patio with a little rock garden with plants mixed in.
Terra-Cotta Fountain Simple, sturdy materials are the basic ingredients in this easy-to-make fountain. Constructed with a strawberry jar, azalea pot, and terra-cotta bowl, this project is ideal for a deck or patio. Plant strawberries in sides!