The lawn remains the centerpiece in this yard in Langley, Wash., but is greatly downsized and shaped by a landscaped perimeter consisting of furniture, statuary and a variety of perennials. The result? Less mowing, less watering and fewer chemicals.
The Associated Press
The front entry of this home has more eye appeal after the lawn was reclaimed using shrubs, trees, flowering perennials and a walkway rather than turf grass. A heavy mulch cover helps minimize weeds.