As we dive into the month of May and begin taking care of our outdoor spaces so that we can entertain (picnics! glowy evenings! afternoon iced tea!) we wanted to take a little glimpse back into what we were talking about last year around this time. These are some of our favorite garden related posts from a year ago for those of you who plan to do a little digging this weekend, or for those of you who just want some inspiration. Our favorite plants, inspiration, products and tips after the jump: Our Favorite Plants: 10 Best Succulents (Online Sources for Succulents) Great Drought Tolerant Plant: Flax Great Drought Tolerant Plant: Kangaroo Paw Great Drought Tolerant Plant: Korean Grass Alternative to Bougainvillea: Trumpet vine Alternative to Ivy: Creeping Fig Great Indoor Plant: Begonias Prettiest Vince Ever: Passionfruit Vine LA Store: Green Arrow Inspiration: Mini Garden Tour of Gramma's house Mini Garden Tour: Deborah's French Feast Garden Next Door Neighbor's Cacti Garden Flickr Find: Canned Garden Small Garden Idea: Plant the Parkway Garden Bench in a Bush Blogging...A Way to Garden Bring your Garden Indoors Creating a No Dig Garden Look! Really Small Succulent Garden Sprout Couch via Readymade Look! Planting in Rows Inspiration: Elysian Landscapes Green@Home Project: Gregory and Emily's Garden makeover What are Your Favorite Smells of Summer Tips: Grow a Dwarf Meyer Lemon in a Container 9 ways to Use Less Water in the Garden 4 Tips for Growing Great Succulents and Cacti Bring in the Butterflies Outdoor Furniture for less Products for the Garden: Colorful Garden Hoses Ikea System for the Garden Garden Markers: Yucca Doohickeys Best Plant Containers for Small Spaces Round Up: Window Boxes Round Up: Best Self Watering Containers Relax Planter from Greenform Rainwater Hog at Dwell on Design Cork Pots: Not Only for Plants Eco Friendly Pots at Ecosource Cat Scat Mats Protect your Garden Wrangling the Garden Hose city of LA Compost Bin Sales