Lawns, Turf & Grass

proven winners creeping thyme for grass replacement - by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

We've had two straight weeks of rain and constant drizzle and I still can't get that grass to take root. Stick a fork in it...

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reducing mulch and replacing with ground cover by joanne neale www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

Let’s face it, anywhere you put mulch, you can dig a hole and plant ground cover. Indeed, ground cover plants are simply living mulches that...

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Everything you ever wanted (and didn't want) to know about moss - at www.pithandvigor.com - image by Sascha Wenninger - Moss near the Yarra River
Posted by Rochelle |

I'm always up for being sent off on a research tangent.  Not knowing where it will end up, what I will learn and what will...

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candy oh roses and varigated willow in Rochelle Greayer 's garden www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

You win some you lose some. I've been focussing too much lately on where I am losing (I beat the woodchuck in my veg garden,...

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mole damaged lawn www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I've got troubles and I have to admit I feel a little silly that it has taken me so long to sort them out. I'll...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Are your phlox blooming yet?  In new England we are not quite there yet....but in Japan, well that is a different story. This is Higashimokoto...

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grass knot garden via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Karen M’Closkey and Keith Vandersys of Peg OLA have been making interesting projects with the use of parametric software and laser cut weed fabric.   Patterns...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I am eager to fix my front lawn this season.  My plan is to get a new lawn established before the weeds even think about...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Have you ever heard that bit about their being lots of Eskimo words for snow? True or not, it is a fact that we more commonly...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I'm filing this under - Things I Wish I Had Done Last Fall.   I love me a good flowery mead and given that I...

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lawn paper cut grass designs via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I'm really having a tough time getting back to my normal rhythm after vacation.  Does that happen to you? It doesn't help that in addition...

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