The Popularity of Fake Grass and the Forever Green Lawn
In Arizona grass lawns are at a premium. Not naturally indigenous to the Sonoran desert areas of Arizona, grass is a landscape amenity. Grass lawns are not possible in Arizona without a well-planned and well-managed sprinkler system. Look at it like the perpetual golf course, never breaking for fall and winter. Finding the perfect low-maintenance alternative to the green lawn is the desert landscape strategy. Planting low-water use plants in rock gardens is a very popular desert landscaping technique in Arizona. Many of these plants are absolutely stunning and include many varieties of flowering plants. Yet to some, there is nothing like that green lawn that says, “home”.
At Woodridge Custom Builders LLC we have recently had one of our custom home buyers use an alternative to the unnatural green lawns in Arizona with the latest alternative, synthetic grass or fake grass. This waterless, low-maintenance solution looked absolutely fantastic in this homeowner’s lawn. We were amazed at house natural, realistic, beautiful and functional it turned out. The custom home buyer used the synthetic grass in the front yard, and backyard where he had also installed a putting green. The pictures below show the beautiful results of this lawn. Continue reading