Put down a weed barrier (cardboard, newspaper or weed blocking material) under rocks. (I LOVE the rock boarder. Every made a rock "puzzle"?

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Cheap Landscaping Ideas For Back Yard - Bing Images (link goes to generic search for images - I love this look with the large rocks in between smaller rocks - would work great in the backyard)

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Hammock in the corner. This is exactly how I want our backyard flowerbed to be shaped. how to create a landscape from scratch, landscaping, outdoor living - My Garden Window

Front porch to gravel driveway. 2 next to one another but gravel all-around - Cheap Patio Pavers Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel, and Decor - page 4

Hosta-Easiest way to make an impressive shade garden. Go pick different varieties of hosta from your local garden center. If they don't have you are at the wrong place. Arrange in the shade with tall in the back & correct spacing. Watch them grow.

I like the mix of river rock, mulch & large stones. Treehouse Landscape Design - Camarillo, CA, United States. Mixed shrub border lined with river rock

Sedum sarmentosum - fast growing ground cover with yellow flowers in June.

Ground Cover Creeping Sedum - fast-spreading, drought tolerant and easy to keep in check. It grows in the hot, full sun or in the shade. It doesn't seem to have any special soil requirements. In June, it's covered with tiny yellow flowers.

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Stepping stone rock path in drought tolerant California garden, pebbles with pavers, garden pathway, garden paths

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