A Guide to Pea Gravel, Gravel, Crushed Stone, River Rocks and Decomposed Granite for Landscaping - Gardening Channel
DG Patios–Decomposed Granite (tips and how-tos)
Pave with decomposed granite (also known as DG), a low-cost luxury in a landscape. Here are 9 design ideas for paths, driveways, fire pit pads, and patios.
Crushed granite has a finer texture than gravel. Often called “decomposed granite,” the small pieces compact more smoothly than coarse gravel, although both materials are packed .
Concrete pavers and decomposed granite are interspersed with thyme and chamomile next to a raised bed in this garden by BaDesign.
If you are putting in paths or a driveway on your property, you may want to consider using decomposed granite rather than concrete. Decomposed granite gives you a natural look.