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Dwarf mondo grass

Discussion in 'Nurseries and Growers' started by ltdlawn, Mar 18, 2017.

  1. ltdlawn

    ltdlawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 901

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    The water funnels from neighboring property under the gate. Then flows over her paver patio. I suggested metal edging but she wants something more natural. She suggested monkey grass but felt it would be to tall so I said dwarf mondo grass is like monkey grass but only 4" tall.
  2. sjessen

    sjessen LawnSite Gold Member
    Male, from Knoxville, Tn
    Messages: 3,925

    Just a thought - Why not fix the drainage issue first say, with some sort of french drain? Nor sure a ground cover will keep water off the patio.

    One other thought about mondo grass - it spreads and will be into the lawn at some point.
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  3. knox gsl

    knox gsl LawnSite Fanatic
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    Use something like this. It's natural stone and is easy to work with.
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