Use an old pallet to make a vertical herb garden! Cheap, easy and beautiful! Just make sure to find out how the pallet was treated so you're not planting in harmful chemicals! And- u can write the name of the herbs on the wood!
Grow roses from a cutting. Simply cut healthy stems, place them in large potatoes, and then bury them inches deep in a healthy soil mixture of peet moss and top soil. The potatoes keep the stems moist and help develop the root systems.