An alternative to lawns that uses less water
Imagine a feathery emerald green lawn that needs watering only once a week and requires just two mowings a year. It may sound futuristic, but ‘Rana Creek’ fescue (Festuca)–a variety of a California native perennial bunchgrass–is available now.Landscape designer Michelle Comeau discovered its charms on a field trip to Rana Creek Habitat Restoration, a Monterey-area […]
Creeping Red Fescue
Green Meadow Growers is a wholesale grower producing ornamental grasses, perennials, and succulents since 2001. Started as a mother stock nursery growing for Proven Winners and Euro American Propagators and quickly expanded to sell finished grasses and perennials to the southern California market.
So You Want a "No Mow" Lawn
Wild Ones organization promotes landscaping of native plants and natural landscapes. Native plant community - Education & Advocacy Organization. Wild Ones is a non-profit organization that promotes preservation, restoration and establishment of native plants. Native plants,Natural landscaping,Native landscaping,Native Wildflowers,Native grasses,Native trees,Native flowers,Native shrubs,Native ephemerals,Wildflowers,Noxious weeds,Noxious weed ordinances,Landscaping…
Making the Most of your Garden
There is a growing movement to replace traditional, thirsty, fertilizer-hungry lawns with native grasses, groundcovers, and 'meadow' mixes. Here we'll explore several options for replacing your lawn...