The hardy, low-maintenance climber star jasmine is well behaved. It has glossy dark green leaves and, from midspring to late summer, is covered in deliciously scented white flowers. Star jasmine is tolerant of light to medium frost.
A library in a townhouse in Brussels, Belgium. Beautiful dark wood, floor-to-very-high-ceiling bookcases with closed cabinets below cover one wall, and the library ladder is clearly necessary in this room.
prior caption: "i want a bookcase so big and filled, it requires a ladder. also, filled with only used books. that's the dream!" which i guess is less of a dream because at this point all i need is the ladder.