Many lots in New Orleans Uptown are 25 feet wide or 30 feet wide by maybe 100 feet. That doesn't give a lot of room to be a good gardener. I was walking down Laurel Street upriver from Napolean Avenue one day when this caught my eye.
When you just want the beauty of nature around you and you have limited space, you just have to let it spill over to the outside.
Then I started to notice quite a few homeowners had made little expressions like this.
I could only find one "fun with flowers" photo today on City Daily Photo pages:
Happy =) -- Saarbrücken Daily Photo
But may I suggest you ramble through some of the other CDP sites -- you have thumnail photos to guide you here: