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Momentos No Jardim!por Depósito Santa Mariah

Better Homes and Gardensfrom Better Homes and Gardens

15 Ways to Use Ornamental Grasses in Your Landscape

Miscanthus; Add an airy, delicate look to your landscape with graceful miscanthus. Its arching foliage and feathery summer plumes make it a great late-season privacy screen (it can reach 8 feet tall or more) or a soft backdrop for your favorite perennials. Name: Miscanthus sinensis

Cosa sarà quella in primo piano? Soft foliage in the garden. Pinned to Garden Design by Darin Bradbury.

private garden | oxfordshire ~ dan pearson studio....don't mind the look. Mowed paths still show some forethought and can't beat the reduction in maintenance time :)

Wildflower meadow inspiration. Location: Highgrove, Tetbury, Gloucestershire. Source: Cotswold Life. mg

A thyme lawn. Prettier than grass, needs no mowing or watering, (much less wasted water), purple blooms in the summer, and smells lovely when you walk on it.

The Family Handymanfrom The Family Handyman

Lawn Care: How to Repair a Lawn

It's SPRING! Time to take a look at our lawns! How to repair lawns like this!

Lovely mix of Mediterranean and CA native plants on a hillside. Design by Greenlee Associates. Click through to see more in their gallery of built work.

Mexican Thread Grass is a soft, billowy grass with fast growth and low water needs, making it ideal in the xeriscaped garden.

Better Homes and Gardensfrom Better Homes and Gardens

Best Silver-Leaf Plants for Your Garden

Blue Fescue

HowStuffWorksfrom HowStuffWorks

10 Green Lawns Without a Blade of Grass

clover lawn! Much easier to keep green than grass

Low water landscape with a great mix of stone, succulents, grasses and perennial flowers

This is a less-is-more approach that I really like - with a gravel mulch you have an attractive background while the (undisturbed) plants have room to spread. Helichotrichon, sedum, thyme, with pebbles, large and small rocks. This is very well done.