"Black clouds made the green of the trees and the grass stand
out so that the colors hurt my eyes.
Regarding your concern about potential future leakage, make sure the grade is kept gently sloping away from the foundation if it continues to settle and keep a healthy grass stand
By the end of the second growing season, your grass stand
should be a little taller and a good bit thicker.
While the living leaves communicate the recurrence of time, the processes and forms employed by Danh and Schultz highlight the physicality of memory, just as Whitman's leaves of grass stand
as physical representations of past lives.
Dragging a thin tined rake across the grass will release any dried and dead bits at the roots and make the grass stand
up after all the pounding it has taken during the summer.
It is standard practice to spread grass seed over the entire lawn at one-half the rate indicated on the package to thicken the grass stand
. If you fertilized the lawn late last fall, plan to apply, not now (it doesn't need it) but about the middle of the month of May, if you are feeding four times a year, or in late summer, if conditions indicate the need.
It apparently can take many years after seeding into tilled cropland for a grass stand
to produce high infiltration rates.
A dry land Indian rice grass stand
is productive for about five years before needing replanting.
Ira Bickford, UDOT Roadside Vegetation Manager, and Wait Gilmore, UDOT Chief Landscape Architect: The wildflower program in Utah is based on the concept of first establishing a good grass stand
to stabilize disturbed ground.
so hot, so forceful, that in the time one leaf takes to fall into the water, it would have set off countless ripples, it would have made the pair of snakes playing in the grass stand
up straight on their tails.