Geum triflorum (Prairie Smoke) is one of the most stunning and longest lasting prairie perennials, with unmistakable feathery silver and pink seedheads in mid-spring. It is a soft, hairy plant growing typically to 16" tall with fern-like leaves. It prefers full sun and average to dry soil. It is drought tolerant once established, grows in sand, gravel and rock gardens. It spreads by rhizomes and can be naturalized to form an interesting ground cover.
A do-it-yourself step-by-step guide to building your own homemade, in-ground fire pit complete with redwood lid. Main fire hole is 3' in diameter and the entire pit has a diameter of 7'. Fire pit is about 1' deep. Made with leveling sand, gravel, lava rock, decorative rock, stones/brick, stepping stones, redwood (2x4 and 1x12s), handles and a fire grate. Enjoy!!