Cor-Ten steel forms the garden’s walls and stairs—and alludes to the iron-mining heritage of the surrounding land. Mint, chives, chard, and tomatoes fill discreet stepped beds.
We need to plant ground cover on and around the retaining walls.
flagstone retaining wall with hostas and alstilbe shade planting. Perfect for sloped back yard or hill with lots of trees.
An understated fountain is incorporated into the stairs and path of a paved walkway, creating the element of surprise. A boulder anchors one end of the stream, while at the other end, a basin captures the water, recycling it back to the rock.