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Christopher Yates Landscape Architecture
What is the low ornamental grass up front? A type of sesleria??
grass for back area? No mowing?
he main lawn, but I do like the overgrown grass look” “Carex pansa - no mow grass” “create a separation between mowed lawn and ornamental grasses” “Buffalo grass low 6" no mowing for area around house” “Lawn alternatives - fescue, carex, buffalo grass?” “using concrete barriers to separate lawn, etc. from
Great grasses for a new lawn
Prairie grasses... buffalo grass or blue gamma.
buffalo or blue grama grass is 6-8" but stay's pretty short, use on outskirts???
buffalo grass or blue grama natural grass
buffalo grass or blue grama, 6 - 8 inch cover
low maintenance- let it grow - lawn
The landscape of the 2 grasses.
debora carl landscape design
debora carl landscape design
type of grass is used in this fantastic massing?
Is there a lot of care involved with the grasses? Do they have to be cut down like say Pampas Grass? Thanks!
the grasses in the front are Stipa tenuissima ( Nassela tenuissima) or Mexican Feather Grass. There are a few Miscanthus 'Morning Light' grasses closer to the fence, in front of a few bamboos.
it re seeds so easily, the tiniest spot even in blacktop driveway it could thrive. I still think it is pretty but so Was Heavenly Blue Morning Glory which can swallow an acre before you realize! I have been switching to sedge, thyme and succulants... so many beautiful plants to pick from, the lists are
feather grass invasive in Southern California?
Very effective planter surrounded by mass plantings of grasses
Woodburn & Company Landscape Architecture, LLC
What grass seed/sod variety was used here? Thanks!
Grass path, would be nice down to our pond
I love pretty healthy green grass. Understanding the kids, dogs, and water in the backyard makes green grass hard to maintain but the other areas of the
smaller lawn area, stunning but natural-looking beds
The grass as the pathway with rock borders.
Less grass and larger flower beds.
some grass but interesting, non-traditional rock/grass garden
Strip of lawn but mostly plantings
perennial grasses and flowers, with their annual spring cut-down. The more we encourage one another to get outside, the more connected to ourselves, our families and our cities we'll be. Surely that means we'll be happier and have more balanced lives.More: How to landscape for less lawn
Seattle Area Architect & Designer
Spore Architecture is a design firm based in Seattle with offices in the heart of historic Pike Place Market. Spore fosters collaborative relationships and enjoys a hands-on approach toward design.
Kikuchi + Kankel Design Group
is the grass used in this? I love it
What type of climate will this grass grow best in?
What is that type of grass?
beautiful grass! How old are these olive trees? What a beautiful image.
The grass is Red Fescue or Festuca Rubra. It should be able to grow in Florida, assuming that where you live does not get below 30 degrees. It is a non-mow grass that requires less water than conventional mowed lawn, but still
make the grass a tough call...it looks like a sedge of some kind, perhaps Carex praegracilis?
Gorgeous!!! Thanks for the answer on Eco Grass also! Just stunning!
the grass is interesting... if thick could be nice alternative for a bed...
love the grass with the olive trees
love this grass. Round the chicken area so cuts down on mowing.
McDugald-Steele Landscape Architects
Mediterranean, grass steps, dark windows, barrel tile roof, terraced landscaping
Lush green lawn with natural steps coming down
terraced lawn with stone and sod steps
Choose your grass seed type. Get recommendations from your county extension office about the types of grass for your area that grow well from seed, as not all do. Many of the cool-season grasses do well when started as seed, but be sure you get that information up front. Depending on the type of grass seed
type of grass seed has its own spread rate, so again, be sure to read the instructions on the seed bag.
Donna Lynn - Landscape Designer
Back Yard Shade Garden
What kind of grass is this? Love it! Will it grow in the shade
Fescue grass. Landscape designer gave you brand names.
Marathon in the sunny areas and over seeded with Triple Crown shade tolerant in the more shady areas. The lawns had been in place for many years and in time the shade factor increased. The gardener kept the lawn looking healthy by overseeding
manicured lawn against the planting area. soothing mix
Genus Loci Ecological Landscapes Inc.
Outdoor Dining Terrace
all the grass, installed some drought tolerant plants, added a water feature and created a raised dining terrace with privacy screens in an otherwise exposed back yard.
when the grass grew around the slabs? I'm sure the look and feeling is very different. Love the style!
until the lawn seed germinated... once the grass is in, weeds won't have much of a chance.
with the best permeable paver technology. (video here www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPiptLLbaqs) Other artificial grass brands either have holes punched into the back for drainage or have to come to complete saturation before draining, absorbing bacteria, allergens, urine and other materials before draining
so that grass could be seeded (not shown in this picture taken immediately after project completion). The limited base may result in some shifting over time, though the site is located on a sandy, well drained soil, which means that the stones will be less prone to frost heave and shifting. I would not
Lankford Associates Landscape Architects
Coan Waterfront Landscape, Camano Island, WA
ornamental grass? Will it grow in Columbia, SC?
What is the ornamental grass? Will it grow in Columbia, SC?
find the seed? What I have found so far is much paler. Thank you, Carolyn
flats or seed? Also what are the tall dark red flowers on the right in front of what I think is ceonothus? It's all so beautiful!
the two grasses. I looked at many salvias, but none resembled the spires in the picture. Are they Heucheras? Continue to be in awe of this exquisite design. Thanks :)
blue oat grass, Heliotrichon sempervirens. The taller grass behind these are Miscanthus gracillimus, Maiden grass and also siberian iris, iris siberica. Hope this helps. Scott,
ornamental grasses in the Virginia Beach area. Take the photo you like with you and talk to them about what similar grasses you can plant (or Lowes etc). The nursery can help you identify the purple low growing ground cover,, too: it may be Purple Verbena (read about it here and also scroll to the comment