Low-Maintenance Landscaping: Replace Your Lawn with Grass Alternatives - Green Homes - Natural Home & Garden

Low-Maintenance Landscaping: Replace Your Lawn with Grass Alternatives - Green Homes - Natural Home Garden - Gardening For You

Fleur de Lawn is a flowering eco-lawn mix with low growing perennial flowers that change color and texture through the seasons. It was developed at Oregon State University through research on eco-friendly landscapes; $29.95 for a 1-pound bag at Pro Time Lawn Seed. Image via Oregon State University Department of Horticulture.

Fields of Green: 5 Favorite Lawn Substitutes

Ground cover instead of a grass lawn! Better for bees, environment and utility…

Ground cover instead of a grass lawn! Better for bees, environment, utility bill, easy maintenance and so pretty! <== wouldn't use artificial grass myself. other stuff is great!

Surprisingly nearly as rugged as ordinary grass, Blue Star Creeper (Isotoma fluviatillis) ground cover is fast growing and can take heavy foot traffic. It creates a floral meadow in the spring and summer.

Fields of Green: 5 Favorite Lawn Substitutes

Lawn alternative: Nearly as rugged as ordinary grass, Blue Star Creeper (Isotoma fluviatillis) ground cover is fast growing and can take heavy foot traffic. I'd like to see the elfin thyme and green carpet rupturewort together.

If you can’t grow grass or it’s just too much maintenance, then we have some alternative landscaping ideas for you. Get a grass-free lawn, but still have the space you want to relax and play. These no-mow yards will change your ideas about landscaping!

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

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Alternatives to grass that are drought-resistant and sturdy as grass * Rupture wort * Creeping wire vine

Ground Covers – Walkable and Worthy Alternatives to Grass

Ground Covers - Walkable and Worthy Alternatives to Grass: Alternatives that are drought-resistant and sturdy as grass * Rupture wort * Creeping wire vine

Low-Maintenance Landscaping: Replace Your Lawn with Grass Alternatives - Green Homes - Natural Home & Garden

Low-Maintenance Landscaping: Replace Your Lawn with Grass Alternatives - Green Homes - Natural Home & Garden

Beautiful No-Mow Yards: 50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives by Evelyn J. Presents alternative options to a grass lawn, discussing methods for converting a lawn to a garden, different types of gardens, and recommended plants.

Creeping Perennials - vinca, thyme, creeping Jenny. Plant mix of summer and spring bloomers so lots of colors throughout season

No More Mowing: 10 Grass-Free Alternatives to a Traditional Lawn

alternative to grass, Green Carpet (Herniaria Glabra). drought tolerant, rarely flowers, sun or shade, handles foot traffic

Attractive alternative to grass, Green Carpet (Herniaria Glabra). drought tolerant, rarely flowers, sun or shade, handles foot traffic.

Roman Chamomile lawn when not in bloom a lawn grass alternative that is herbal and smells divine. Read more by clicking pic.  Buy lawn grass alternatives at Seedland.com.

Roman Chamomile lawn when not in bloom a lawn grass alternative that is herbal and smells divine. Read more by clicking pic. Buy lawn grass alternatives at Seedland.com.

Thyme is a drought resistant plant that is a beautiful ! While a little foot traffic won't hurt, you should set up a walking path through the thyme to keep from damaging the plants.

When the Grass is Not Greener: 10 Plant Alternatives to Spruce Up Your Lawn

Thyme Thyme is a drought resistant plant that is a beautiful shade of purple. Save water and glam up your lawn at the same time! While a little foot traffic won't hurt, you should set up a walking path through the thyme to keep from damaging the plants.

For years, grass seed has benefited from the addition of clover, which fertilizes soil by drawing in nitrogen, resulting in a healthier and greener lawn. Microclover, a relatively new variety, makes an ideal companion to grass, in that it’s low-growing and doesn’t flower often, and the shade it provides to the soil reduces water evaporation. Clover may also be used on its own for a non-traditional lawn with no grass at all.

Grass Alternatives - Keep Off the Grass

Grass Alternatives - Crosican Mint

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"Looking for a grass alternative? The lowest-growing of all mints, mentha requienii prefers dry to moist soil and medium to full sun. It tolerates foot traffic well and when trampled, gives off a pleasant creme de menthe aroma.

Herniaria Glabra: 3inches tall, perennial, ground cover, can take foot traffic

alternative to grass, Green Carpet (Herniaria Glabra). drought tolerant, rarely flowers, sun or shade, handles foot traffic

Grass alternative in mass planting of Pachysandra terminalis groundcover around tree in shade

Grass alternative in mass planting of Pachysandra terminalis groundcover around tree in shade with lawn, fence

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Artificial Turf: 7 Reasons to Consider the New "Grass" Alternative

Sphere Turf - Artificial Grass - 7 Reasons to Consider Turf - Bob Vila

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