A nest box, also spelled nestbox, is a man-made enclosure provided for animals to nest in. Nest boxes are most frequently utilized for birds, in which case they are also called birdhouses or a birdbox/bird box, but some mammalian species such as bats may also use them
Many types of plants are suitable for the container, including decorative flowers, herbs, cacti, vegetables, and small trees and schrubs. Edible plants such as parsley, tomato, spinach or arugula can even be grown inside the house, if there is adequate light and ventilation. In outdoor terraces, edible options include basil, rosemary, thyme, dill, oregano, mint, among others
Yard art refers to any man-made aesthetic experience occurring in a private yard or garden, as well as those found in outdoor spaces such as pastures, nurseries, community gardens and vacant lots.