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Mondo Grass vs Monkey Grass

Mondo Grass and Monkey Grass, are popular choices that often get mixed up due to their similar appearance and common names. Find out the differences here
September 20, 2023

Our 5 Favorite Groundcover Grasses

Checkout our 5 favorite groundcover grasses to see how you can add lush textures and vibrant hues to your borders and containers.
September 11, 2023

4 Great Ways to Use Groundcover Grasses in Your Landscape

Groundcover grasses offer a wealth of landscaping solutions. They are both economical and quick growing, making them a hardy addition to any landscapers toolbox
September 8, 2023

Caring for Groundcover Grasses

Groundcover grasses like liriope, carex grass, and mondo grass are versatile, low-maintenance options to enhance your garden. They provide texture and color that fills in gaps between other plants. Here’s a step-by-step guide on planting and caring for these groundcover grasses: Planting Groundcovers Choose the Right Location Groundcover grasses are versatile landscape plants that provide […]
August 29, 2023

Liriope Buyer’s Guide

Liriope, also known as Monkey Grass, is an easy-growing perennial grass you can plant along walkways, pathways, and flower borders throughout any landscape. Liriope, dubbed Lillie turf, is drought-resistant, deer-proof, and withstands many climates from a growing zone 4 to 10. In the summer, it produces lavender flower spikes with hues of purple or pink […]
July 6, 2022

Garden and Landscaping Edging Ideas

Edging is a proven way to improve anyone’s landscape. Its primary task is to distinguish one area from the next. Thus, edging serves as a way to separate the lawn grass from your garden bed. Likewise, its aesthetic value cannot be denied. This is why there are many garden and landscaping edging ideas out there […]
April 23, 2018

8 GREAT Low-Maintenance Plants

Some gardeners get a lot of satisfaction from maintaining their landscape, pruning, and shaping to their heart’s content. Some gardeners…not as much. If you want some plants that will allow you to focus on other things, this list of 8 low-maintenance plants is for you! 1. Endless Summer Hydrangeas 2. Encore Azaleas 3. Evercolor Carex […]
March 22, 2018

Properly Establishing Your New Potted Plant

Properly establishing your new potted plant from is crucial to its health and growth. This part of the process is extremely important, but is often overlooked, done hastily, and incorrectly. Here are some suggested steps that will help optimize the development of your new plants.Step1: Read up on the proper sunlight and water exposure for the variety of plant [...]
March 29, 2014

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