Let’s look at ways to cover every inch of ground with durable groundcovers that give the lawn mower a rest. Options include low-growing flowering perennials, native ornamental grasses, sedum, ferns, moss, and the increasingly popular low-mow lawn. These lawns, with their soft, matted appearance, are not abandoned landscapes! Their advantages are many. What are they? How are they different from conventional lawns? Let’s find out.
We’ll also talk about the ways land care and maintenance change when we opt for a post-lawn landscape.
Extensive plant and resource lists included.
Sponsored by the Garden Club of Brewster, MA, at Northside United Methodist Church on Airline Road, Brewster.