Old Wheelbarrows
Ancient Wheelbarrow

The oldest known depiction of a wheelbarrow is a frieze relief in a Chinese tomb thought to date back to the second decade of the 1st century.

What says gardening more than an old wheelbarrow? It's easy to turn this trusty tool into a permanent part of your nursery. And it doesn't even matter what material the bed of your wheelbarrow is made from. Metal, wood or plastic are all fine, though you'll have to drill drainage holes in anything but wood. All you need to do is find a spot in your garden, plant the wheelbarrow firmly in the soil and fill the bed with dirt, maybe some compost and whatever plants you'd like to grow.