Planting a clematis trellis is on my 101 in 1001 Days Goal List - it's in fact! I love this idea of hiding the downspout by building a trellis around it. Not what I had in mind originally - but this goes on the list of ideas for sure!
Previous Pinner: small lush cottage garden by SHR: Interesting alternative the small brick walkway among lush flowers of every kind, but no grass or lawn. Wonder if it could be done with perennials.