The grass used for Japanese lawns loses its verdure in autumn and remains from November to March a greyish brown blot upon the scene.
Dr. Wynn's massive home was located along a street lined by manicured lawns and gated homes.
The driveway was lined with trees and the manicured lawns emerald green.
Keep the lawns closely mown.
Crocuses have also a pleasing effect when dotted about on the lawns and grassy banks of the pleasure ground.
Lawns should be mown, and the edgings trimmed.
Like the mushroom, it grows in short open pastures and amongst the short grass of open roadsides; sometimes it appears on lawns, but it never occurs in woods or in damp shady places.
Buffon remarked that the same temperature might have been expected, all other circumstances being equal, to produce the same beings in different parts of the globe, both in the animal and vegetable kingdoms. Yet lawns in the United States are destitute of the common English daisy, the wild hyacinth of the woods of the United Kingdom is absent from Germany, and the foxglove from Switzerland.
Smooth lawns, pure springs and the open sky are necessary for perfecting the bleaching process.
Derwent Isle, about six acres in extent, contains a handsome residence surrounded by lawns, gardens and timber of large growth.
At the rate of from 6 to to bushels to the acre it may be used on garden lawns to prevent worm casts.
In the formation of lawns the ground must be regularly broken up so that it may settle down evenly, any deep excavations that may have to be filled in being very carefully rammed down to prevent subsequent settlement.
During the growing season established lawns should be mown at least once a week.
Form and repair lawns and grass walks by laying turf and sowing perennial grass-seeds; mow the lawns frequently; plant evergreens.
Proceed with the laying down of lawns and gravel-walks, and keep the former regularly mown.
Sweep and roll the lawns, and put in repair the gravel-walks, keeping the surface frequently rolled.
Lawns can be raked off and mulched with short manure, or rich garden earth where manure cannot be obtained.
Lawns may be benefited by a good dressing, in addition to the manure, of some reliable commercial fertilizer.
C. 15) gardens and lawns and the like, of small size, could be exempted from tithes.
Many - like the common "solitary" bees Halictus and Andrena - burrow in the ground; the holes of species of Andrena are commonly seen in springtime opening on sandy banks, grassy lawns or gravel paths.
Streets and avenues for the most part are paved with a smooth asphalt pavement, and many of them have two and occasionally four rows of overarching shade trees and private lawns on either side.
The houses of the better class stand separate, not in long rows, and have about them ample lawns and abundant trees.
Through the middle of East Baltimore, are good examples of wide streets, having squares in the middle, adorned with lawns, flower-beds and fountains.
It was all laid out into lovely lawns and gardens, with pebble paths leading through them and groves of beautiful and stately trees dotting the landscape here and there.
With some difficulty and danger Jim drew the buggy over the loose rocks until he reached the green lawns below, where the paths and orchards and gardens began.
Many very handsome houses and large soft green lawns around them and trees and bright flowers and fountains.
Gray buildings squatted amid neatly kept green lawns and paved walkways.
When thus sown, lawns require to be promptly weeded.
The oblong block of buildings, fronted by lawns, is surrounded by a moat and protected by a gate-house, part of which dates from 1301, at which date the chapel and a part of the house were also built.