biddy52 wrote: I can't throw anything out - here is another example. My daughter got this for her 21st! She turns 40 next March! I have been caring for it and every year or so dutifully sand and varnish with a marine varnish. Recently, I managed to get hold of some little terracotta tiles and so I decided to tile the "roof" - I think it looks rather nifty this way. What do you think? The plants are happy and the Wishing Well Pot Plant lives on!