And the bushes about the river had been cut down, and the river itself, not visible before, now gleaming like steel in its bends, and the moving, ascending peasants, and the sharp wall of grass of the unmown
part of the meadow, and the hawks hovering over the stripped meadow--all was perfectly new.
The sullen murmur of the bees shouldering their way through the long unmown
grass, or circling with monotonous insistence round the dusty gilt horns of the straggling woodbine, seemed to make the stillness more oppressive.
68-86) The Sun was going down beneath the earth towards Ocean with his horses and chariot when Hermes came hurrying to the shadowy mountains of Pieria, where the divine cattle of the blessed gods had their steads and grazed the pleasant, unmown
Even just leaving an area unmown
or perennials not cut down for the winter provides a good hideaway for insects.
What is most startling about this garden is its relative (compared with Sissinghurst and Nymans) wildness, the daring originality with which wildflowers have been encouraged to grow alongside delicate specimens, the nerviness with which cultivated areas and meticulous topiary (curved yew hedges and plantings in the shape of animals) alternate with fields that have been left unmown
Ponds need to have emergent vegetation in them, as well as undisturbed areas of bushes and unmown
long grass around them.
When performing surgery mowing will apply the principle of cutting technique from the inside out, leaving 10% of the unmown
Little Jake was high stepping slowly through the rank grass of the unmown
When I think of him at four I think how we would slip quietly from the porch each morning before school to see what the grass had washed up, see those rabbits come out of the wood feeding in half-light on the unmown
Another is trying to persuade people to leave part of their lawn unmown
to encourage flowers to grow.
The grass blades are minimalistic but measure about half a meter, so they are just as tall as those in an unmown
At all study sites, mown areas had grass [less than or equal to] 10 cm in height and unmown
areas had grass >30 cm in height.