If you Google “bowerbird,” you will see that they are beautiful birds with creative spirits. Bowerbird males are known for building brilliant nests to attract their mates. And they’ll use anything from feathers, to shells, to leaves, to flowers, to berries, and even discarded items like plastic and glass.
Similarly, the owner of Bowerbird Garden uses found objects as planting containers. She has been known to use light fixtures, industrial metal drawers, vintage vent covers, old baking molds, etc. Check her out on Instagram at @bowerbirdgarden.