As a trellis, it will support flowers such as morning glories.
As a teepee, it can support heavier things like green beans
and other climbers. I have even used it for supporting tomatoes.
Step 1: Bean Trellis
Step 2: Flat Upright Trellis
Step 4: Tomato Cages
and secured with jute twine.
Tie the shoots to the sides of the cage as shown in the photo below.
Even the garden gate has been reinforced and decorated with bamboo.
More on that in another instructable.