New from Williams-Sonoma's Agrarian line: a trio of patio planters made from soil, sand, and volcanic rock:

Above: The Natural Composite Rectangular Container has drainage holes and is made of a porous material that over time should encourage growth of a mossy patina; it's $49.95 from Williams-Sonoma.

Above: The round Natural Composite Pot is eight inches in diameter and seven and a half inches tall; it's $34.95.

Above: The Natural Composite Oval Container, $49.95, is 11 inches long by nine inches wide and seven inches high. and weighs nine and a half pounds.

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