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510lake wrote:
Is there a method to placing the flag stone on the gravel, thanks
   Comment   September 2, 2013
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Huettl Landscape Architecture
For thinner pieces we place a bed of mortar or mortar/concrete mix to support them. For thick pieces, just a layer of 1/4 x dust base rock.
September 3, 2013 at 9:36AM   
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Buechel Stone Corp
It can depend on the freeze-thaw you might have in your area. We do have more details in our architectural center at https://buechelstone.sharefile.com/ for these type of installations.
September 3, 2013 at 2:24PM   
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ucla107 wrote:
What kind of trees are those two? Are they some sort of ann magnolia? Thanks!
   Comment   December 30, 2011
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Huettl Landscape Architecture
Flowering Cherry, post peak flowering.
December 30, 2011 at 8:20PM   
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lizmoss wrote:
The front of my home gets little sun....only a short portion of the day as we have so many trees. Do these plants grwo well in partial sun....if not would you recommend plants/shrubs that do do well in partial sun? Thanks so much,
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Sheila Schmitz
Those are Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass beyond and Berkeley sedge beyond the gravel oval. You can look them up online and see if you have the right climate for them. Sun is important, but so is how cold your winters are and how hot your summers.
May 1, 2011 at 8:58AM     
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jycee
what are the red and white flowers in the foreground on the right?
May 30, 2013 at 4:24AM   
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beforeandafter wrote:
Are the grasses in the forground Blue Oat? Thanks...
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Annie Thornton
Those are Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass beyond and Berkeley sedge beyond the gravel oval.
April 27, 2011 at 4:21PM     
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Sheila Schmitz wrote:
Hi, Huettl Landscape. Can you help me identify these grasses? It looks like Blue Oat grass in the foreground; can you say what the taller, greener in the middle section might be? Thank you!
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Those are Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass beyond and Berkeley sedge beyond the gravel oval.
April 27, 2011 at 1:48PM     
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Thank you so much! It's a beautiful garden design.
April 28, 2011 at 12:40PM   
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Becky Harris added this to Ornamental Grasses in the Landscape
Here grasses lend a very different geometry, rounded mounds, as well as an unexpected silver-green color. Huettl Landscape Architecture used Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass and Berkeley sedge beyond the gravel oval.
Debra Prinzing added this to Teach Your Landscape Rhythm
Repetition in plants of similar forms — all circles and mounds — creates a beautiful rhythm in an entry garden. Color blocking is also used as a cool design device to draw someone from the concrete patio toward the stepping-stone path. First there's a section of blue, in the form of fescue grasses, then there's a band of green-gold boxwood (right) mirrored by a gold succulent band (left). And finally, a row of taller ornamental grasses in pure green lures you farther into this garden.
Marianne Lipanovich added this to Lay of the Landscape: Modern Garden Style
Filled with annuals, perennials and roses, this would be a traditional garden in a typical backyard. Filling the same space with symmetrical rows of grasses and shrubs creates a completely different look.Though hardscaping may play a leading role, plant choice is still a major factor in a modern or contemporary landscape. Ideally, most should have an architectural character (think phormium or blue fescue) with foliage in shades of green or gray. Though colorful flowers and plants can be used in this style of landscaping, they're most effective when treated as accent pieces.

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festuca grasses sitting area
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plants
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Those are Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass
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grasses
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Love the simplicity of this landscaping
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Combo cement w/pavers
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Balance and softness.
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Garden
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Walkway w dark stones
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big blocks
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Stepping stones
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Symmetrical rows
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Garden path
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Front yard idea
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I like the stones, patio and grasses. Would like to see something taller around fence.
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short grasses can look gr8!
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easy, low maintenance yet zen
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front yard landscaping
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August 2, 2014
Maybe use large flat stones as treads from one level to another
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Ground cover
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patio
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NO. Hate this sort of motif w/plant mounds dotted amidst mulch.
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July 31, 2014
great yard with structure without the boxes. like the stone patio space in the middle.
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plant spacing
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To cabana path
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Blue Oat grass
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love the landscape
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July 26, 2014
the puffballs are cute
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July 26, 2014
Love these grasses
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stepping stones
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a bit much but a couple of nice plants
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Simple, clean, elegant!
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rock path, gravel, low-water plants
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too much symmetry in these plantings for my liking
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path connecting one patio to the other.
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step stones and plants
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planting
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Plant choice and design
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small grass shapes, repetitive
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Low water plants
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grasses and pathway from side grass to side of the house near the hot tub
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Stone center
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Variety of textures
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grasses
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bolinhas de pasto
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the type of plants
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grasses
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Grass
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Посмотреть растения
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STEP OUT UTILITY ROOM DOOR....GO TOWARD STREET !!!!
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grasses
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I'm open to a row of monocromatic grasses if there is a place where this would look nice
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Between driveways
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jardin
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very nice
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A easy maint
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Informal garden around formal paving
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Care free garden
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Variety Different levels
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Path
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hardscape
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Great front yard no grass, and a way to make a patio in middle
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planting
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Entryway.?
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stones
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pretty yard
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Grasses
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Flagstone pavers
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Love the blue grasses.
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Terrain
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YARD
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another simple one, that isn't impressive
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Front lanscaping??
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Grasses Elijah blue
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I like the plants in this.
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foliage texture; no color
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privacy hedge
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May 22, 2014
Festuca 'Elijah' Blue in the front with Blue Oat Grass behind it - a great comparison photo.
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Simple
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Great!
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Slabs on ground
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Privacy shrubs
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Mix of gra sses and stones.. These are called blue oat.
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Stone pathway
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For the front yard.
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not fond of grasses,
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Layout
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various grasses
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Less work in the garden
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Grass
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Nice colors and walkway example
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Pavers
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path to lake and front of cottage
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no grass
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garden space
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Blue Oat grass in the front ?
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grasses
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Footpath
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low water
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plant mix
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repetition of plants in circular forms create rhythm
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Plants
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like these grases for around patio area
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Planting ideas
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Nice floor
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stepping stones to firepit area?
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variation of grasses
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Blue oat grass height
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landscape
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ornamental grass, vines, and trees
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Path to pond
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fire pit
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blue oat
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Great modern with color
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Stone pathway
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Grasses
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from linear to curved... transition
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Landscape
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Grasses
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stepping stone path
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A little "stark" looking for me, but know it is "contemporary!"
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nice patio and paths
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Grasses
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Patio/landscaping
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nice patio and paths
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Grasses
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Like pathways
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bushes in straight line along the patio
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Stone pathway lined with mulch. Lots of low-water plants, grasses. Spaced out but still lush.
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Walkway
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Grasses
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Nice use of different grasses
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pavers - yard
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Grasses
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Short grass, names.
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grasses
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Bark, gravel, stones, native plants
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patio
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Grasses blue oat and Elijah blue
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Combo of grasses & shrubs, colors
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squares cut into concrete patio
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flagstone mix
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walking out to grass area
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I like the ornamental middle size tree. I like the yellow bushes in the front and the grass---just needs more flowers for my taste
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Festuca "Elijah Blue" in foreground
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Grasses
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Grasses Those are Festuca 'Elijah blue' in the foreground with Blue Oat Grass beyond and Berkeley sedge beyond the gravel oval.
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Like flag stone path to pea gravel fire pit circle
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grasses
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Elijah Blue Fescue
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Very ordered arrangement
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Mix of materials
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wetlands
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Colors
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contrast with grass colors
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Use of multiples of same species for good symmetry
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Like the low plants, rocks, and different textures
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Less lawn
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Elijah Blue grass
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Grass
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Front yard.
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Differing hardscapes
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grass groups, clean, not spotty
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Planting areas
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Broken concrete pathway
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The ground cover
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Small bushes with small plants
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Grasses
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Grass
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Love
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entryway
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Festuca Elijah blue. Want me some!
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