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Janet Davis

I haven't read all the comments so apologize if this is a repeat. We buy from a "plant rescue." They take donations of items not sold at retail or plants when people divide. With the help of mostly volunteers they repot, divide, etc. as need and sell at reduced prices with the profits going to the city library system. We've gotten plants we never would have otherwise.

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LampsUSA

A natural stone pathway or small stone/granite stairway would also look great there.

   
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dreamdoctor

I am frequently saddened when I see established roadside native plantings torn or covered up when road projects are done - sure would be cool if you could dig the plants up and save/relocate them before the project starts but I understand the concerns. There would be a great benefit from a paradigm change relating to these practices; lawyers (fear of litigation) and labor costs dictate policy at the expense of healthier environments. I am often puzzled at the mowing paths on the side of the road - they seem quite random - what is the criteria for what they mow down (there are still patches of noxious weeds left)? Sometimes all the cattails are mowed down even when they don't affect sight lines.

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