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Designing a beautiful no-mow yard: 5 considerations

January 31, 2014

When designing your no-mow yard, Evelyen Hadden, author of Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives, writes that each choice “should be based not only on your aesthetics or comfort but also on the natural processes and character of your site.” The following are five things to consider when contemplating replacing your lawn with a now-mow […]

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Timber authors on lawn alternatives

August 29, 2011

This month on Garden Designers Roundtable, garden writers are discussing lawn alternatives. Several members of the Lawn Reform Coalition are also sharing their insight on promoting a different kind of yard. These gardeners have a variety of suggestions on changing blankets of turf grass to something more beautiful, natural, and lower maintenance. Three Timber authors have shared their thoughts on lawn alternatives during this […]

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