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Fireworks in the Flower Bed

Pennisetum Rubrum "Fireworks" Looks like something from a Dr Suess book! Pennisetum Rubrum is my favorite grass, I wish it was a perennial around here, I'll have to remember to get some for around he house this year.

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Drought-Tolerant Landscaping Ideas

Water Smarts: Foliage plants shine in this drought-tolerant garden. Many drought-tolerant plants offer less-showy blooms, but make up for it with interesting foliage, such as Japanese bloodgrass. Plants in curb strips catch water before it hits the street. Replace grass with drought-tolerant plantings, which also help prevent erosion. Shade can fight against water loss: Plants lose a lot of moisture from evaporation on hot days. Grasses and artemisia offer beautiful foliage in this bed.

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15 Ways to Use Ornamental Grasses in Your Landscape

I like this ornamental grass

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20 Best Perennials for Your Garden

Top 20 Perennials for Your Garden-once you plant them,they just keep coming year after year-a very good thing

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Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

Hometalk :: Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

Mosquito grass (a.k.a. Lemon Grass) repels mosquitoes. The strong citrus odor drives mosquitoes away - very functional patio plant.

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Fall Container-Garden Recipes

Grasses are a no-brainer for fall gardens. Keep them in mind for your container plantings, too. Most grasses look great in pots. Here, purple fountaingrass and blue fescue create a lovely contrast for pink mums and yellow strawflower. A. Blue fescue (Festuca glauca): 1 B. Chrysanthemum 'Cecilia': 2 C. Strawflower (Bracteantha 'Sundaze Golden Yellow'): 1 D. Purple fountaingrass (Pennisetum 'Burgundy Giant'): 1

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Front-Yard Sidewalk-Garden Ideas

This relatively simple sidewalk garden makes a big statement in a small space: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/landscaping-projects/landscape-basics/sidewalk-garden-front-yard/?socsrc=bhgpin032014makeastatement&page=9

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Grow vegetables in the front yard

Veggies up front

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15 Ways to Use Ornamental Grasses in Your Landscape

LOVE this guide on incorporating Ornamental Grasses into your Landscape! Gonna have to use this for the front yard near the road one day.

I like the "relaxed" bushes in the back with the flowers in the front. now, what type of flowers, and what type of bushes?

Two of my favorites...Hostas & daylilies - so low maintenance and they look beautiful during the summer

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Front Yard Landscaping

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40 Front Yard Landscaping Ideas For A Good Impression

Love the curves in the flower bed! houzz.com- i love the extra width on the driveway and the curved walk to the front porch- maybe i could redo our front yard to resemble this? i think i need my front walk closer to the street than the top of the driveway.

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Gorgeous Landscapes

landscaping idea

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Landscaping Shrubs

planting ideas for front garden