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Flower bed in progress.......

Made flower bed and edge, cleaning out to install pinestraw

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What exactly are you putting in the trench area?
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I think it is just an edge...
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Quote[/b] (landonkade @ Mar. 31 2008,8:47)]Flower bed in progress.......

Made flower bed and trench, cleaning out to install pinestraw

What you think so far
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You got some curves in the flower bed, its not just a straight bed. It stands out from the orginals. Looks good

I had seen you was installing pinestraw. How much are you putting in there?

I am putting the pinestraw pretty thick and high. Reason is because, it will settle and have that thick look.

Y a edge matt.
Well the edge gives it that separation look from the grass to the flower bed, a cleaner professional look



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Quote[/b] (lawnindustryconsultants.com @ Mar. 31 2008,9:03)]What exactly are you putting in the trench area?
here is another flower bed that is finished

japanese u, installed by gutter after pic was took



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Yes i like it looks good reason why i ask is because we have always tried to use a edging like steel edging or something like that. Looks good i like to see complete after pic
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Quote[/b] (lawnindustryconsultants.com @ Mar. 31 2008,9:38)]Yes i like it looks good reason why i ask is because we have always tried to use a edging like steel edging or something like that. Looks good i like to see complete after pic
the edging was done with a flat shovel for right now,lol

I am in no hurry, i take my time

I will get a flower bed edger sometime or another



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sounds like it will be a nice finished product...can't wait to see the end result.
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what makes you choose the pine straw from other mulches? Does it have any benefits?
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Quote[/b] (ritchiem @ Mar. 31 2008,10:18)]sounds like it will be a nice finished product...can't wait to see the end result.
after pic.....

i still had to clean up the pinestraw in the grass area.

pinestraw is what the customer wanted in there so i went with that.
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