Native Plants Line the Path to Sustainability
If you are a reader of the Art of Stone Gardening blog posts, you know that we frequently discuss the importance and significance of native
Erosion Control With Dry Creek Bed And Steps
Hill sides can create a ridiculous amount of run off that can wash away mulch and plants alike. When these homeowners decided they needed drainage control and stairs on this hill, they called us. Dry creek beds are a common solution because its one that nature came up with. Natural creeks collect and direct water, artificial ones do the same thing. So we put down landscaping fabric, to prevent weeds from growing, and then arranged the stones on top. Lastly we added simple stone steps that don’t take away from the natural aesthetic.