This really works – we did it for our raised beds and regular garden, no weeds for two years! The newspaper will prevent any grass and weed seeds from germinating, but unlike fabric, it will decompose after about 18 months.
Naturalized vignette created around white Moondance rose with Billowing fountains of shimmering Mexican feather grass (Nassella tenuissima syn. Stipa tenuissima) were swaying gently in the breeze and a haze of blue Russian sage, (Perovskia atriplicifolia)
large, spacious, and undercover outdoor areas, another shipping container home this provides less natural light but would make a cheap, easily constructed farm house. With plenty of storage for equipment and ample living spaces .
A quiet place to relax ‘away from it all’. Custom fire pit with flagstone patio. We installed a large retaining wall to transform an inaccessible backyard slope into a private outdoor space nestled on the edge of a wooded backdrop.
Birding paradise Garden designer Susanne Jett cheered up this Santa Monica lawn by laying down a crisp layer of decomposed granite and planting a showy—yet low-water—border that birds love as much as the homeowner does.