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Thomas Kyle

wild grasses support a sloped hillside
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May 4, 2014
sadurant wrote:
Beautiful solution. What are the grasses? Will they grow in Northeast - We have a steep slope that ends in a lawn that leads down to a waterfront area edged in rosa rugosa. We need to plant something that will hold the bank, tolerate hot full summer sun, strong cold winds in winter and salt spray.

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Cassy Aoyagi, FormLA Landscaping added this to Steeply Beautiful Slope Retention
For gentle slopes like this, I adore native grass meadows.
Benjamin Vogt / Monarch Gardens added this to Why Aggressive Plants Might Actually Be Your Friends
Why Plant Aggressive Natives1. The tough spot. Whether the area floods and then dries out like a brick, or is simply a dry brick all of the time while in full shade to boot, there’s nothing more annoying than trying to find the right plant for a difficult place in the landscape. You could go through years of trial and error — well, mostly error. If you have a large area, it can get expensive, so why not let the plants colonize? A perfect place for a supercharged plant is a hillside, to prevent erosion.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

andreagh added this to just inspiration
November 18, 2014
noelannette added this to Landscapes
September 18, 2014
native grass
juliapswartz added this to juliapswartz's Ideas
August 12, 2014
Allowing meadow growth on hill
acpalmer added this to Exteriors
May 6, 2014
Interesting transition from manicured to natural!
thiagohernandes added this to Paisagismo e Áreas Externas
May 6, 2014
aburkart added this to aburkart's Ideas
May 4, 2014
Aggressive plant? may be for our yard?
sdnewell added this to sdnewell's ideas
May 4, 2014
I like the thick grass covered hilltop
clairekennedy added this to clairekennedy's ideas
May 4, 2014
the meadow grass, unmown on the slope with wildflowers.
mcmontessoro added this to Landscape, garden
May 4, 2014
Ravine? East bank behind bedroom?
bellataz added this to Kitchen Ideas
May 4, 2014
risris added this to Setting
May 2, 2014
planting aggressive natives
mdmacarlson added this to mdmacarlson's ideas
April 10, 2014
no mow
morcullen added this to Dream house
February 16, 2014
Controlled wilderness for the bottom of the garden
Amanda Bishop added this to Landscape
February 14, 2014
lbshouseideas added this to Landscape Ideas
January 1, 2014
like the grass for hillside amongst trees
scruzat added this to scruzat's Ideas
December 15, 2013
Linda pendiente
danamoate added this to Landscaping
October 23, 2013
Grass meadow
vcolombo added this to Oregon Ideas
September 2, 2013
Grass Area
Elite Remodeling added this to Taming the Slope
August 7, 2013
Deep rooted trees and groundcovers create a beautiful landscape.
davidandrus added this to steep slope landscapring
August 2, 2013
wild grass
m3xicana added this to m3xicana's Ideas
July 20, 2013
back yard potential
pallavicini added this to landscape
July 4, 2013
Native grass on hill
adamschultz added this to adamschultz's Favorites
June 30, 2013
Like landscape. Some mowed grass.
nbrown33 added this to Landscaping
June 21, 2013
wild Grass
rttaylor added this to rttaylor's ideas
June 19, 2013
Earth work and grasses
eldershaw3 added this to Front Yard
June 13, 2013
Native Grass Slope
perssonhenric added this to perssonhenric's Ideas
April 18, 2013
Nice grass
louiseweisscourage added this to louiseweisscourage's ideas
April 7, 2013
Native meadows
carolinebrinsmead added this to Outdoor Landscaping
April 1, 2013
Wild grass you don't have to mow on steep slopes
smithmamaof3 added this to smithmamaof3's Favorites
March 26, 2013
For our yard
Elizabeth Cwik added this to sloped gardens
March 22, 2013
meadow grasses and trees would be easy
stlm added this to stlm's ideas
March 14, 2013
shannonreichard added this to sloping landscape
March 10, 2013
Wild grasses
lyael added this to Exteriors
February 27, 2013
lilmatchgirl added this to lilmatchgirl's ideas
February 25, 2013
native grass meadow
style4hire added this to style4hire's ideas
February 19, 2013
Wright Outdoor
avclady added this to avclady's Ideas
February 4, 2013
landscapechris added this to landscapechris's ideas
January 6, 2013
native grasses on gentle slope
millican60 added this to millican60's ideas
December 2, 2012
Nice wildernessy controlled grass length
marsha01 added this to marsha01's ideas
October 30, 2012
brennanpam added this to brennanpam's ideas
September 25, 2012
abbienelson added this to terrace/steep slope landscape ideas
September 19, 2012
native grasses
jimjodie added this to yard
September 15, 2012
wild flower, grass out amongst the trees
rocklinrunner added this to rocklinrunner's Favorites
August 19, 2012
paula324 added this to paula324 sloped landscape
August 1, 2012
thinner trees
missionmom added this to missionmom's ideas
July 24, 2012
grass slope
pixelsailor added this to pixelsailor's Ideas
July 2, 2012
Wild grass slope
utcynwmn added this to utcynwmn's Favorites
May 28, 2012
shellt added this to shellt's Favorites
March 28, 2012
khankowski added this to outdoor
March 21, 2012
grass meadow
bunnit added this to bunnit's ideas
March 20, 2012
meadow look
sslynx7152 added this to sslynx7152's ideas
March 19, 2012
native grass meadows on slope
lizkp added this to lizkp's outdoor spaces
March 18, 2012
Retention ideas
danesolomon1 added this to danesolomon1's Favorites
March 18, 2012
Slope landscape
ap0pps added this to ap0pps's Favorites
March 18, 2012
joeleneh added this to kfa outdoors
March 16, 2012
wild grasses - mowed in shapes
ainslie added this to ainslie's ideas
March 16, 2012
Lisa McPhail added this to lisa_mcphail's ideas
March 16, 2012
wild grasses on slope
mpanda added this to mpanda's ideas
March 16, 2012
murrayjonz added this to murrayjonz's ideas
March 15, 2012
terra101 added this to TerraFilma
March 15, 2012
Very nice
juno46 added this to juno46's ideas
March 15, 2012
Love the look and way it could help our sloped back area with grasses that wouldn't have to be mowed - just parts.
avyoung added this to my garden
March 15, 2012
beautiful wilderness! nature comes to the back yard! I'd love to have something like this for relaxation and rejuvenation...
ridgeview added this to homesbyridgeview's ideas
March 14, 2012
using native grasses-meadow effect for sloping area
oldacres added this to oldacres's ideas
March 14, 2012
meadow slope
sagr added this to sagr's ideas
March 14, 2012
annierag added this to Outside
March 14, 2012
"For gentle slopes like this, I adore native grass meadows."
bonblack added this to bonblack's ideas
March 14, 2012
slope retention
jxfran added this to landscape & exterior
March 14, 2012
native grass meadow
dbarrett added this to dbarrett's ideas
March 14, 2012
janedavis17 added this to janedavis17's Favorites
March 14, 2012
beautiful but probably won't help with rerouting the deer
mamadog3 added this to mamadog3's Favorites
March 13, 2012
Native grass
hkretschmar added this to landscaping
March 13, 2012
native grasses
timdeetaylor added this to timdeetaylor's Favorites
March 12, 2012
lovelypigeon added this to lovelypigeon landscaping
October 18, 2011
grassy, if it doesn't have to be mowed
preid added this to preid's ideas
October 10, 2011
Hillside down to the house
elementecodesign added this to elementecodesign's ideas
October 5, 2011
mnsloan added this to mnsloan's ideas
September 12, 2010
whispy grasses
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