: 1449x989 px
: June 13, 2018
Stairs placed close to the water curve gently down the shaded slope, creating an interesting landscape shape. A stepped down stream appears natural as it trickles over large stones and plants grow closely at its edges. Variegated hostas offer visual relief from the mostly deep green tones of the landscape. The expansive garden relies on large swaths of just a few densely spaced plants.
Irregular in form, flagstones are long lasting and stack securely within the backyard. Low, mounding vegetation may be a excellent landscaping lawn edging choice. While planted in one lengthy mass of draping shade, low developing plantings of sweet alyssum, proven right here, veronica, bouncing guess, artemisia, coralbells, or candytuft soften difficult edges and add a touch of shade.