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Carex pennsylvanica. An alternative grass reducing mowing needs for the midwest

Vashon Island, WA: Japanese forest grass (Hakonechloa macra 'All Gold') lights up a shade garden featuring pieris, hellebores and hostas in Froggsong Garden in summer

from DIY

Tired of Mowing? Try These Plants and Groundcovers

Snow In Summer as ground cover as an alternative to grass

Japanese Blood Grass - How beautiful this would be in a grouping or in a container

from Apartment Therapy

Vertical Gardening Inspiration

great use of space --> vertical gardening ideas with wooden fence #diy #garden

Carex flagellifera Toffee Twist ornamental grass for sunny areas. Actually a sedge, this carex is grown for its beautiful toasted coppery brown foliage which turns a rich mahogany color by fall. Clump forming Carex cascades and twists in the most pleasing of ways, making this ideal for container gardening.

Includes 1 Zebra Grass, 2 Rose Fountain Grass, 3 MacBeth Reblooming Daylily, and 6 Blue Festuca Grass

Mondo grass is a sod-forming perennial that serves as a hardy and attractive groundcover in a garden or backyard setting. As an alternative to regular grass, mondo is a low maintenance turf that never needs to be mowed.

from eBay

40 Plants That Attract Hummingbirds

Love hummingbirds? There are many different flowering plants you can add to your garden or balcony to attract and nourish these beautiful birds. Have a look at the suggestions and see what would work in your yard. Hummingbirds, like bees and butterflies,

Ornamental Grass selection chart