Tag Archives: reducing turf grass in landscapes

White-throated Sparrow – Native Sparrow

So how do you get native birds? With Conservation Landscaping, a sustainable way to take cues from nature. I believe it is why this particular sparrow remains in Winter.

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Is Drought Driving You Back to Turf Grass?

I was asked about popular gardening trends for a local newspaper article and I mentioned how gardeners across the nation are replacing turf grass with perennials and how traditional garden beds are partnering with edibles. While that is true for … Continue reading

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Tinkering with Turf Grass

In Spring I did a couple of posts, “Going Back to Grass“,  and “Grass Alternative – The Medieval Mead“, one very good post for those gardeners facing continual drought or looking to pare down large gardens in part due to … Continue reading

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