Korean Velvet Grass (Zoysia tenuifolia) - makes a great no-mow groundcover to replace the lawn. I may roll around in it? YES PLEASE!

Korean No- Mow Grass

love the bumpiness of Korean Velvet Grass (Zoysia tenuifolia) - makes a no-mow groundcover to replace the lawn in zones Emeral variety tolerates shade a bit more. Zoysia grass its a lesser water consuming lawn.

environmentally friendly, unique grasses like fine-fescue that need to be mowed only 2x per year.

The No-Fuss Lawn

Author Val Easton tells how to pare down garden work without sacrificing beauty | OregonLive.com

Author Val Easton tells how to pare down garden work without sacrificing beauty

"Positioning plants so they make the most of light pays off, as it does here where the afternoon sun sets this stand of Stipa tenuissima aglow, accenting its "soft, feathery quality":

love something like this for my front yard! no grass!

Phillip Oliver uses paths and groundcovers for negative space instead of lawn in his Alabama garden. (Not a bad idea. I've spent a fortune watering our lawn this summer.

Plant a No-Mow Lawn: how to replace your thirsty lawn with a casual, easy-care meadow.

Plant a No-Mow Lawn

no mow grass: Fine fescue, spring-planted 'UC Verde' buffalo grass (along coast).

If you're tired of mowing, try covering grass with landscaping fabric, then mulch to prevent weeds and grass from coming through. Easy no maintenance yard.

Goodbye Grass: 7 Inspiring Ideas for a "No Mow" Backyard

a rustic ground cover. Before you lay the mulch down, lay landscaping cloth on the bare soil

For the gardener who wants a low-maintenance yard, drought-resistant no-mow grass can be perfect. Learn the facts from eHow to see if this type is for you.

About Grass That Grows Only 4 Inches High

Grass that grows only high is also known as "no-mow grass." These low growing grasses are perfect for the gardener who wants a low maintenance yard.

Goodbye Grass: 7 Inspiring Ideas for a "No Mow" Backyard                                                                                                                                                      More

Goodbye Grass: 7 Inspiring Ideas for a "No Mow" Backyard

Use Every Square Inch - When you plan a no-mow backyard, it’s important to put every square inch of space to work. For example, this urban lot is paved with tightly fitted flagstone pieces interspersed with small streams of river rock to create a natural, easy-care environment. A deck made from composite materials anchors the opposite end of the yard. Sheared evergreens and trees complete the setting.

Landscaping Ideas for Yards with No Grass

Patina Farm: white Floribunda roses add large drifts of white this time of year. Selected several types of lavender and two types of ground cover, Catmint and Lamb's Ear.  Native CA Agrostis "no mow"grass.

patina farm update: spring in the garden...

California Native Mow Free can be maintained as a turf lawn or left unmowed.  It contains two native fine fescues and one highly naturalized...

Native Mow Free grass - Delta Bluegrass Co. in Stockton, the Native Mow Free blend uses a trio of grasses: Festuca idahoensis (Idaho fescue), Festuca rubra (Molate fescue) and Festuca occidentalis (Western Mokelumne fescue)

So You Want a "No Mow" Lawn.  I planted this type of grass three years ago and absolutely LOVE it.  I mow it twice a year and it is always so soft to walk around on barefoot.

Fescue "No Mow" Lawn. I planted this type of grass three years ago and absolutely LOVE it. I mow it twice a year and it is always so soft to walk around on barefoot.

Pinterest
Search