Soften Hardscaping Whether its walls, paving, or other hardscapes, ornamental grasses can soften their look and keep them from feeling cold and uninviting. Here, for example, a mass of miscanthus softens the concrete edge of a swimming pool. - Garden Chic


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bucket flowers (I do love me my galvanized buckets. I feel like the centerpieces should be low and tidy, since food will be placed on the tables too. I need to find out how many guests sit to a table, if there are several long rows, or broken up tables.


Deep images of the Northern Cross asterism, within the constellation Cygnus, reveal an immense and complex nebulosity that consists of several separately named nebula. Lower left is NGC the North America nebula, and IC the Pelican; center is IC