25 Sep '11, 1am

Lawn reformers are looking for photos of ground cover plants for lawn alternatives:

Lawn reformers are looking for photos of ground cover plants for lawn alternatives:

Lawn Reformers are getting lots of questions about specific plants that can be used en masse to create a low, lawn-like expanse in the landscape and we're frustrated by the lack of detailed, regionally specific information about the plants people are asking about - Carexes, buffalo grass, low-input grass mixes like No-Mow, and creeping perennials like Sedums and thymes. SO, we've created a new Flickr group for photos of these plants in landscapes, with details like shade, sun, drought-tolerant, region and what maintenance may be required. Check it out here - the Lawn Alternatives Flickr Group. Our goal is to create a searchable database to act as a resource for those looking for lawn substitutions appropriate for their own specific cultural conditions. PLANTS WE WANT PHOTOS OF We are interested in low-growing groundcovers up to two feet tall . Ideally, they will have been ...

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