Sustainable Ideas & Low Maintenance Solutions
New Rain Garden
Conceptual hand drawn 2-D landscape design, for a clients home located in Wauwatosa, WI. Plan includes multiple rain garden depressions, dry riverbed stone work elements as well as native plants.
Clients home located in Wauwatosa, Wi prior to any work being started. A large portion of the lawn will be removed to accomodate a rain garden and dry riverbed.
Wisconsin black granite boulder work, with various sizes of Mississippi decorative stone. Stonework to act as a dry riverbed and a natural backdrop for the native plants in the rain garden located in Wauwatosa, WI.
Completion of rain garden and dry riverbed installtion in the first year of this project. A plant palette comprised of predominantly native plants located in Wauwatosa, WI.
Recently maintained rain garden and dry riverbed. Native plants starting to get a foot hold establishing themselves and noticeably larger in second year. Project located in Wauwatosa, WI.
Rain garden with mature native plantings in year three, stonework has now become a backdrop for the plants. Successful landscape installation located in Wauwatosa, WI.
Character boulders, native plants and evergreens still providing interest in Wauwatosa, WI with Autumn approaching.
Multiple rain gardens used to catch neighbors water runoff, as well as sump pump discharge. Cleverly disguised within natural looking swale and amongst native plantings located in Wauwatosa, WI.