You could also use the gabion framework like a large vase to support dried willow, bamboo or reeds to form a light and lacy screen, or even just dried leaves and twigs like this screen at the De Young Museum.
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"Cheating" for a dry stack wall: foundation layer of concrete for extra stability.
For our gabion foundation, we'll need wire mesh with a stronger frame. Don't…