Love the checkerboard paving - if you were careful about the 'grass' you planted, you wouldn't need to mow (e.g. microlaena, chamomile, thyme, creeping mint, even violas...) I've always loved this idea, but having to continually maintain it put me off. Love the idea of a ground cover that wouldn't need to be mown Ideas, Secret Gardens, Gardens Paths, Chess Boards, Alice In Wonderland, Step Stones, Side Yards, Patios, Backyards
[And when thou art weary, I'll find thee a bed of mosses and flowers to pillow thy head..." -John Keats]
♥ 541 pins on this board for mini gardens.. www.pinterest.com...
Moss Garden. I don't know why, but I love moss. I wish I could find this and try to grow it. I haven't seen moss since I was a little girl growing up in Louisiana.
Moss Guide - Basic guide to growing moss, with photos of four favorites... I'm all about the cushion moss!
Moss Guide | Garden Design
Checkered Garden Tofuku-ji Japan - Kyoto
delightful moss garden
Moss Dish Gardens | Moss and Stone Gardens
"Where do you stop and I begin? Is our body the boundary? But haven't we learned that everything is made of atoms and atoms are subatomic particles and subatomic particles are made of only energy and space. Now where do you stop and I begin?" --Unasleep http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auxaIw9Et_Y Decor Extérieur, Arrangements Ideas, Gardens Ideas, Gardens Decor, Gissler Interiordesign, Beauty Gardens, White Lattice, Lattice Urns, Design Offices
white lattice urn with moss
This bryid moss is an example of a mixohydric bryophyte. While some water is conducted externally, these organisms have a measure of internal cell specialization, such as hydroids or stereids, that give them the ability to move water and nutrients within its tissues. Plants Can, Beads, Green Dewdrops, Dew Drops, Beauty, Mornings Dew, Water Droplets, Biology, Rain Drop
Instructions for creating moss on pots : Ingredients: 1 Part Moss 1 Part Sugar 2 Parts Beer (or yogurt or buttermilk) Mix them in blender until it gets a creamy consistency. Coat the stones and pot surfaces with the mixture. Mist the surfaces every now and again to insure that they are moist. Moss grows best in the shade so try and move any treated objects as required until moss begins to grow.
// Great Gardens & Ideas //
DIY Moss for the Garden - Blend up 1 Part Moss, 1 Part Sugar, 2 Parts Beer... pour or brush over pots, stone or pavers and moss will grow!
How to collect, transplant, and care for moss. If you want to add moss to your pots or planters, this article explains how to establish it and get it growing. | The Micro Gardener