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Step-by-step: Installing a flagstone path
Norman A. Plate

Step-by-step: Installing a flagstone path

A good path welcomes you into your garden and invites you to slow down and see what's happening there.

This one features flagstones set in Salmon Bay gravel. As edging plants (here, blue fescue and petunias) grow, they'll create a graceful, soft edge.

See how to make one for your yard


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