I have to say Martha Stewart never fails to surprise me. While I’m here, thinking that I have covered all the possible ways to display herbs as centerpieces, she came up with a twist and gave herb centerpieces a whole new make-over! So if you are looking for alternatives to traditional pots for your herbs, try this picket fence for a country garden themed centerpiece.
And here is another step-by-step tutorial for fenced herb garden centerpieces. This work is from Lehigh Valley Style and the metal planter gives the centerpiece a more rustic and edgy look than with only white fences.