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Buyable low poly grass *updated 23 december 2006*

by Lethe_s Posted 11th Nov 2006 at 2:42 PM - Updated 25th Mar 2007 at 10:04 AM by Lethe_s
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This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
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***Update***

I fixed the thumbnails. Big thanks to hetterpooh and numenor for helping me find the problem.

Here's what you do:
1) Download and install the 'fixed' rarfile. The packages will overwrite the old ones.
2) Go to My documents\EA Games\The Sims2\Thumbnails
3) Delete the packages in that folder. The game will regenerate them when you boot.
4) Fixed thumbnails!




Hiya,

here's another little prop. To get good, overgrown looking gardens, there's tons of beautiful plants (mickyss, to name just one creator), but filling a lot with them gets hard on my little computer. So here's a set of low poly grasses.

The set consists of three meshes: Tall grass, Short grass and a sprig of grass
Poly count: 144 or less (sprig is about 50)
The short grass and sprig are slaves of the taller grass. You need the lethes-mesh-clumpgrass.package file installed for the others to work.
They come with a variety of thicker, thinner, healthy and sickly recolours.

Find them in Build/Garden center/flowers

All made with Blender, UV Mapper, Paint Shop and SimPE

Big squishy thanks to HystericalParoxysm, for recolours and inspiration.
Tags: #grass, #garden, #wild, #overgrown, #plant

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
lethes-grass-fixed.rar

Size: 163.8 KB · Downloads: 24,528 · 23rd Dec 2006
163.8 KB 24,528 23rd Dec 2006
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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#2 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 2:45 PM
Eeee, you rule, Lethe! Thank you! This is gonna fill out my gardens so well! :D

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#3 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 2:48 PM
This is fantastic! Thank you!
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#4 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 2:55 PM
Perfect, Thank you tons! I love lushness in my lawns, but my comp does not...

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#5 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 2:59 PM
Thank you! So cool... I can't wait to try this out.
Mad Poster
#6 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 3:03 PM
Nice and more than useful
Thank you lethe"s

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#7 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 3:09 PM
Excellent! I really love nice full gardens & yards ... but like you say, it is easy to overdo with many of the beautiful plants available.

Thank you!
#8 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 4:20 PM
Hey someone has made this be4 some where but this is just amazing amazing, its so useful thanks alot.

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#9 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 5:10 PM
I can never get too many plants! And I really like ones like this, filler in certain areas but also essential for that neglected or more natural look. Thanks!
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#10 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 5:28 PM
please make mroe this type of stuff
i love these
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#11 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 5:38 PM
YESSSS! This is fantastic!! Just the sort of thing that might grow along an old stone wall outside a castle... I smell inspiration. :D

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#12 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 5:54 PM
Very cool, I've been waiting for something like this! =D

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#13 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:19 PM
Really useful - thanks!
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#14 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:32 PM
It felt great filling my whole garden with these. The old ones I was using had a polycount of about 900-1700, so I resticted them on my lots.
Looks TERRIFIC...Thankyou!!
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#15 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:35 PM
Great job. It looks good in my lots. Thank you !
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#16 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:36 PM
Excellent! This is exactly what the gardens need!
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#17 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:45 PM
Merci, mon ami(e) !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!(not sure about gender ) I find this so amazing

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#18 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 6:59 PM
Awesome. Good job.

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#19 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 7:02 PM
Yea, more plants. Thank you.

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#20 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 7:21 PM
Love them! Their perfect for my sims gardens Thanks!!!

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#21 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 7:39 PM
These are great!! I love getting new plants, especially good that they're low poly, can really make an overgrown garden then without bringing the pc to a grinding halt!

Can these be included in uploaded lots?
Test Subject
#22 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 7:41 PM
I like that... I already have some other grass, but only high poly, so this is a lot better
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#23 Old 11th Nov 2006 at 10:33 PM
great job, very useful and good idea. Thanks for sharing
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#24 Old 12th Nov 2006 at 3:49 AM
From the bottom of my "love to use LOTS of plants" heart - I thank you =)

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#25 Old 12th Nov 2006 at 4:50 AM
this message has been delayed - reason: i couldn't be bothered
so here i was looking around and i see one of Lethe_s's props. (love the fog by the way) and i see how many people have dowloaded it, 0, so i downloaded it straight away, but this huge weed (?) is excellent! THANKYOU!

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