Make a hidden water reservoir for pots in the garden.When you pot up your flowers dangle a few 'wicks' (mop strings) out of the drainage holes. The wicks should be placed a few inches into the potting mix in your planter.
entrance from road to front yard (awesome idea); I love the privacy combined with the curb appeal, and I love the pergola, as well as the idea of pathway! (Plants, etc. are obviously also an included desire for this.