Lawn substitute. Once planted with thirsty turf, this dymondia "lawn" in Los Altos offers the same utility - a visually soothing expanse of green.
Surprisingly nearly as rugged as ordinary grass, Blue Star Creeper (Isotoma fluviatillis) ground cover is fast growing and can take heavy foot traffic. It creates a floral meadow in the spring and summer.
Ground cover instead of a grass lawn! Better for bees, environment and utility…
fabulous garden terrace/patio idea
no-mow lawn (chamomile, clover, yarrow)
No More Mowing: 10 Grass-Free Alternatives to a Traditional Lawn - try a 'no mow grass mix' a blend of red fescue, tall fescue, sheep fescue and others.
Lawn Alternatives - Hardy flowers you can walk and play on, awesome!
Drought Tolerant Lawn Alternatives Grass California
alternative to grass, Green Carpet (Herniaria Glabra). drought tolerant, rarely flowers, sun or shade, handles foot traffic
Kari. Any experience with any of these? Would they hold up with the kids playing on it?