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Todays project - a path through the hosta beds

Posted by caliloo z6/7 (My Page) on
Sun, Apr 29, 12 at 16:42

In my attempt to keep the kids from running through the bed, I decided to put a "dry creek" style path between them. No, this is not totally about hostas, but the path goes between two beds where I am moving my new guys!

Alexa

dry creek path


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RE: Todays project - a path through the hosta beds

Yours is a lot more open and the shade seems more dappled than mine. Very nice!

Did you put a foundation beneath the rock path?


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RE: Todays project - a path through the hosta beds

Yes. we dug it out and put screenings underneath. This will be total shade come June - the trees are just leafing out here.

Thanks for the comments!

Alexa


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RE: Todays project - a path through the hosta beds

I've come to think that paths are the most important part of a garden. They're an invitation to walk and look -- and make weeding lots easier. Yours is beautiful. Congrats! N


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RE: Todays project - a path through the hosta beds

Very nice. Thanks for posting your photo. I very much like that the path was placed where it was needed. Sometimes garden paths are too contrived and just don't look right.
Christine.


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