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The Garden Consultants, Inc.
Sedges
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It reminds me of loose neck goose strife. So what is the plant with diminutive white bottle brush on top of long stems. I appreciate in advance your reply. Tks.
natural, rather than lawn that needs mowing
Sedges or Carex grasses native to your area.
the option of completely reworking your lawn into a short-grass meadow of sedges (the Carex genus of grasses). Carex grasses that are native to your region can be densely planted and allowed to grow long to provide a very nice natural look. This type of alternative lawn has been growing in popularity as
Mowing has a huge impact on the health of an organic lawn. Setting your mower to a higher height that allows
the option of completely reworking your lawn into a short-grass meadow of sedges (the Carex genus of grasses). Carex grasses that are native to your region can be densely planted and allowed to grow long to provide a very nice natural look. This type of alternative lawn has been growing in popularity as
“Sedge (Carex spp) Sedges feature grasslike leaves and grow in clumps, and are noted for their wide” — 22candan
Statile & Todd
3 Reviews
Flowering Shrub and Perennial border to a lawn panel
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Flowering Shrub and Perennial border to a lawn panel
Hydrangeas in the foreground mixed with flowering perennials surround a large lawn side yard in Summit NJ
Info for texas lawns for Fall
open lawn edged with colorful flowers
Does not look like my texas lawn.
The colourful borders, the steps leading down to the lawned area as though an
the best result.Check out more early-fall lawn tips
Take care of your lawn. Overseed your lawn with perennial rye for a green winter lawn. In our area it's not really perennial and will die off once the weather warms up in the spring. Winterize your lawn by spraying it weekly with a seaweed solution
MaintenanceTake care of your lawn. Be on the lookout for "brown patch" disease in your lawn, particularly if you have St. Augustine grass. It appears as dead grass in a doughnut shape with fairly green grass in the middle. In addition, take a look at the base of your grass blades — while the
“beautiful” — suzannewei
Kiesel Design - Landscape Architecture
3 Reviews
Jack Kiesel
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4. Re-imagine the lawn. Political leanings aside, traditional lawns consume a lot of water, require a lot of care and sometimes just aren’t the right fit. Consider lowering your water bill and increasing your garden’s b
Re-imagine the lawn. Political leanings aside, traditional lawns consume a lot of water, require a lot of care and sometimes just aren’t the right fit. Consider lowering your water bill and increasing your garden’s biodiversity by swapping out sod for a native grass, shrinking the edges of the lawn or eliminating
front lawn alternatives. Blue fescue, echiveria, lomandra
4. Re-imagine the lawn. Political leanings aside, traditional lawns consume a lot of water, require a lot of care and
“Lomandra and grasses and purple” — wosabi
Northern Virginia Landscape Architect and Custom Pool Builder
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Christopher Yates Landscape Architecture
3 Reviews
Foster Rd
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that you can foster in your own soil to help your garden thrive.
Natural meadow in place of lawn.
Love how the retaining wall carryd your eye towards the house
This lawn, one created with native grasses, stands in contrast to the previous one, but the elements are quite similar. The low stone retaining wall forms an apron that both claims the area and connects to the home. This profound yet simple space is functional;
that you can foster in your own soil to help your garden thrive.
This lawn, one created with native grasses, stands in contrast to the previous one, but the elements are quite similar. The low stone retaining wall forms an apron that both claims the area and connects to the home. This profound yet simple
“Carax pansa no mow grass” — michelleandajoy
The Garden Consultants, Inc.
Drifts of naturalistic plantings
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plantings instead of lawn or beds of flowers!
Create a habitat. What should you be looking for in a suitable tree to promote wildlife habitat? First and foremost, you should opt for a tree species that is native to your area. It will be well adapted to survive in your particular geographic
species that is native to your area. It will be well adapted to survive in your particular geographic area according to the climate, soils and rainfall, and will be well suited for native wildlife.
WHAT TYPE OF TREE? Create a habitat. What should you be looking for in a suitable tree to promote wildlife habitat? First and foremost, you should opt for a tree species that is native to your area. It will
What better way to celebrate Arbor Day than by planting a tree in your garden or on a neighborhood street? Trees help mitigate heat-island effects by providing shade for streets and
“backyard” — dad271
Wagner Hodgson
5 Reviews
North Cove
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cedar. The boardwalk extends the geometry of the lakeside terrace walls out to the lake, creating a sculptural division between natural wetland and lawn area. Architect: Truex Cullins & Partners Architects Image Credit: Westphalen Photography
North Cove Residence Shelburne, Vermont We worked very closely with the architect to create a multi-generational home for grandparents, their daughter and 2 grandchildren providing both common and private outdoor space for both families. The 12.3 acre site sits facing north on the shore of Lake Champlain
in steep areas check with your local extension services, they are very helpful.
To reiterate what Keith Wagner Partnership said, there are all natural forms of pesticide and fertilizer. It's well worth your time to speak with a local organic landscaper who can analyze your soil and recommend or create
“Steps in the grass” — marcikent
Milieu Design
11 Reviews
Peter Wodarz, Milieu Design
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Peterson. "Always follow any water restrictions or watering guidelines for your area, but consider adding a rain sensor to your automatic irrigation system. It will automatically turn off your system if you've had rain so your lawn is not overwatered."
Great patio driveway, steps lawn all
Nice and clean faux grass. No care:-D
Practice good lawn maintenance: Mow your lawn at the suggested height for the grass type that you have, and never remove more than a third of the total height of your lawn in one mowing. Be sure your lawn mower blade is sharp in order to make clean cuts, and keep your mower in good working condition
summers. Always follow any water restrictions or watering guidelines for your area, but consider adding a rain sensor to your automatic irrigation system. It will automatically turn off your system if you've had rain so your lawn is not overwatered.
“Spacing” — kfearday
www.KarlGercens.com
Formal Garden Design
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Would a lawn mower be able to go over that area without issues?
Option 2: Possible game area/patio space toward back of lawn.
inert materials, there’s all the living stuff. Once again, your choice should be guided by the intended use: Active recreation, for example, calls for the evenly mowed surface of a tended lawn.Another consideration is how "at home" a lawn is in your climate. Where rainfall is dependable and plentiful, you
you needn't be too concerned about using potable water for irrigation. And there are lots of organic approaches to lawn care, so you can avoid the old-school arsenal of chemical sprays and treatments that can be detrimental to beneficial insects, wildlife and groundwater. But in arid climates, more and
“slate tiles and grass checkered walkway” — phillyrivera
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