If you’re looking for a change to your yard, take a look at this slideshow hosted on This Old House’s page. In it, you’ll find all sorts of wonderfully illustrated ideas of how to turn the grass making up your lawn into a beautiful sanctuary of low maintenance grass and outdoor recreation. Why Get Rid of Grass? Although a manicured lawn can be a beautiful thing, there are several reasons to shift to more of a widespread garden. Save Water: When you choose plants that are native to Minnesota, such as coneflowers, you won’t need to water as often, because
Keep your landscape fresh and up-to-the-minute with one or more of these hot new trends in yard design.
While we have some factors that make spring gardening here in Minnesota a challenge, the situation isn’t hopeless.