The Many Benefits of No-Mow Grass

The Many Benefits of No-Mow Grass

Trent Johnson
Sep 26, 2011

If I fail to mow my lawn, it doesn't look anywhere as nice as this one. By planting certain native grasses, you can have a lawn that's visually appealing, easier on the environment and on your back.

These beautiful lawns pictured here were installed by Shades of Green Landscape Architecture in California, which prides itself on creating landscapes that truly benefit the environment. They've been using sustainable grass seeds that need only be cut once or twice a year, and experimenting with a variety of native lawns which look beautiful when left uncut, and require far less water.

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(Images: Shades of Green Landscaping)

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