|Broken rose arbor: Before|
What would we do? All our energies and budget were being sucked up by our front yard reno. But we couldn't just leave it there like the hedge of thorns around the Sleeping Beauty Castle.
Enter my father's adage: Anything worth doing is worth doing badly.
Rather than wait for the perfect solution, we went for an imperfect but do-able one now. A good thing for a gardener to remember.