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Backyard Oasis in the midwest
Front yard with stepping stone stairs, lots of plants, perennials and evergreens, ground cover, stones, lighting and seating areas. No grass. Back yard with "mountain stream", pools, and waterfalls, lots of plantings, hot tub on stone patio, lots of trees, large brick patio, cedar screen porch to match the house, stepping stone stairs and pathways throughout the yard. Small grass area for pitching a tent or playing washers. Side yards feature dry creek beds and walks/seating.
The Tao that can be spoken may not be the Tao, but the Zen that can be seen is definitely “on trend”. YardShare members Tracy and Wendy Evans show us how it’s done with their lovely landscape in Hurricane, Utah.
Landscapes are usually most stunning during those times of the year when you can actually see the ground. But there is an eerie beauty to a yard covered in freshly fallen snow as well.
YardShare member Masman35 in Sioux City is looking for some ideas to boost the appeal of a very plain yard. This homeowner doesn’t like the rocks or the existing bushes...
Ed Bruske, Master Gardener and president of D.C. Urban Gardeners, offers tips on the best locations for your vegetable garden.