those real birch tree branches? Where did you get them?
search "birch logs for sale" and this popped up.
The containers are custom by Chicago Specialty Gardens. And yes - those are real birch branches!
birch bark twigs and light for porch
lighting ideas, use of birch poles
like the planter boxes with the birch
Pile of birch logs standing up
Planter of birch poles with accent
south. The birch tree branches are a reference back to the wallpaper in the adjoining terrace room (not shown). They "add some fun," Riker says. "You're surrounded by lots of concrete and buildings, so it's kind of nice to feel like you're in a bird's nest or a forest." The decking is an all-weather composite