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Sunjoy® Tangelo Barberry
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Water requirement: Average to low; drought tolerant once established Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 3 to 4 feet tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenance Seasonal interest: Spring to fall When to plant: Spring or fall
Sung low tangelo barberry - deer resistant
to -30 degrees Fahrenheit (zones 4 to 8) Water requirement: Average to low; drought tolerant once established Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 3 to 4 feet tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenance Seasonal interest: Spring to fall When to plant: Spring or fall
to -30 degrees Fahrenheit (zones 4 to 8)Water requirement: Average to low; drought tolerant once establishedLight requirement: Full sunMature size: 3 to 4 feet tall and wideBenefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenanceSeasonal interest: Spring to fallWhen to plant: Spring or fall
“Gorgeous!” — chuchuz
Huettl Landscape Architecture
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Hill meadow
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cost ended up being the same as using integral colored concrete. So we went with colored concrete step/ walkway, because the homeowner wanted low maintenance. I love this look. Maybe for my next project :)
Low maintenance meadow, steps going up hill
low maintenance native plants for a slope
Plant a native meadow. If you have a larger outdoor space to contend with, you may not want to cover it all in gravel or stone. Think instead about creating a low-maintenance
Plant a native meadow. If you have a larger outdoor space to contend with, you may not want to cover it all in gravel or stone. Think instead about creating a low-maintenance “meadow” of native plants that requires little water
meadow. If you have a larger outdoor space to contend with, you may not want to cover it all in gravel or stone. Think instead about creating a low-maintenance “meadow” of native plants that requires little water or upkeep. A local landscaping pro or a staffer at a good garden center should be able to
“cool stairs... maybe at back of yard instead of side?” — Meghan Phipps
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Anna's Magic Ball™ Arborvitae
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Water requirement: Average - Light requirement: Full sun or partial shade - Mature size: 10 to 15 inches tall and wide - Benefits and tolerances: Low maintenance - Seasonal interest: Year-round Distinguishing traits: Evergreen, Resists sun scald, Compact mound
7) Water requirement: Average Light requirement: Full sun or partial shade Mature size: 10 to 15 inches tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Low maintenance Seasonal interest: Year-round When to plant: Spring or fall Distinguishing traits:EvergreenResists sun scaldCompact moundPlanting notes: Plant
7) Water requirement: Average Light requirement: Full sun or partial shade Mature size: 10 to 15 inches tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Low maintenance Seasonal interest: Year-round When to plant: Spring or fall Distinguishing traits: Evergreen Resists sun scald Compact mound Planting
“Magic Ball Arborvitae (sp)” — lcritch
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
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Rock Wall
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Maiden Grass (Miscanthus sinensis) Here is another of those versatile grasses that work well in many gardens due to their size and low-maintenance requirements. It features slender green foliage in the spring and summer, with wheat-like seed heads making an appearance in late summer into fall
Here is another of those versatile grasses that work well in many gardens due to their size and low-maintenance requirements. It features slender green foliage in the spring and summer, with wheat-like seed heads making an appearance in late summer into fall
Maiden grass, perennials, and low maintenance
Maiden Grass(Miscanthus sinensis) Here is another of those versatile grasses that work well in many gardens due to their size and low-maintenance requirements. It features slender green foliage in the spring and summer, with wheat-like seed heads making an appearance in late summer into fall
“Boulders along hillside” — kamilemoss
The New York Botanical Garden
Hybrid Tea Rose
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wide in zones 4 to 9. Aside from being a low-maintenance rose, it's notable for its extra-large, showy blooms that span 5 to 6 inches across.
Peace is pink-yellow, sweet fragrance, 4 to 6 feet wide in 4-9 zone low maintenance rose, showy booms that span 5-6 " across
Peace - 4-6 feet wide - sweet fragrance, low maintenance, large blooms
zones 4 to 9. Aside from being a low-maintenance rose, it's notable for its extra-large, showy blooms that span 5 to 6 inches across.
6 Wonderfully Easy Roses for Any Gardener Look like an expert even if you're just starting out, with these low-maintenance gems of the rose world Follow Jenny
grows from 4 to 6 feet wide in zones 4 to 9. Aside from being a low-maintenance rose, it's notable for its extra-large, showy blooms that span 5 to 6 inches across.
“Colours” — alianglais
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Oso Easy® Peachy Cream Landscape Rose
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USDA climate zones 3 to 9 (find your zone here). Their small size and low maintenance make them perfect for container plantings and for beginning gardeners.
low maintenance/color: OSO EASY PEACHY CREAM
"Oso Easy" roses... small compact, low care = perfect!
deadheading, stay compact (1 to 3 feet tall) in small gardens and thrive in USDA climate zones 3 to 9 (find your zone here). Their small size and low maintenance make them perfect for container plantings and for beginning gardeners. And you have to love plants that have yummy food names like 'Cherry Pie'
deadheading, stay compact (1 to 3 feet tall) in small gardens and thrive in USDA climate zones 3 to 9 (find your zone here). Their small size and low maintenance make them perfect for container plantings and for beginning gardeners.
“Profusion of delicate colour” — landrade67
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'Wild Romance' Hebe
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10) but can be enjoyed as an annual in colder climates Water requirement: Average to low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 24 to 30 inches tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenance Seasonal interest: Year-round in milder climates When to plant: Spring or fall Dis
10) but can be enjoyed as an annual in colder climates Water requirement: Average to low Light requirement: Full sun Mature size: 24 to 30 inches tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenance Seasonal interest: Year-round in milder climates When to plant: Spring or fall
to 10) but can be enjoyed as an annual in colder climatesWater requirement: Average to lowLight requirement: Full sun Mature size: 24 to 30 inches tall and wideBenefits and tolerances: Deer resistant; low maintenanceSeasonal interest: Year-round in milder climatesWhen to plant: Spring or fallDistinguishing
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Drifts of naturalistic plantings
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How's the maintenance on this kind of "meadow" landscape? Do you need to weed periodically, or is it dense eno
Natural landscaping looks so beautiful and low maintenance.
layering grasses- Carex, Molinia 'Moorflame', Allium 'pink beauty', Amsonia 'blue ice', Sprengelli.... low maintenance!
naturalistic setting. Of all plants that create that feeling of ruralism, grasses are without doubt the most popular. Intermingling drifts with low-maintenance perennials is easy in large, open gardens, but to acheive the same naturalistic approach in small gardens requires skill. It is not a new idea
A self-sustaining meadow is the ultimate natural and low-maintenance garden. Before going crazy with wild grasses and flowers, plant a thick ground cover. This tends to work particularly well in weedy areas, since it prevents weed growth. But be sure to start the ground cover in weed-free soil first
“Grasses” — kempalthea
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