A wider view of the series of retaining walls Root built to solve the erosion problem occurring at a waterfall built by another company.
Direct view of waterfall with newly installed retaining walls.
Root was asked to finish a waterfall which had erosion issues. We solved the issue by building retaining walls in a local style harmonious with the surrounding woodland garden. Plantings feature a variety of ferns.
A waterfall is framed here by stonework. The steep bank on one side of the watercourse has been secured with large rocks in rip-rap fashion, and the opposite side evokes a gravel beach.
A variegated Ajuga amidst rocks and water dappled by the afternoon sun.
In this naturalized pond-side setting, aquatic and terrestrial plants are both used to good effect.
A naturalized stream-side planting features blue flag in bloom.
Another view of the waterfall series where we built retaining walls to solve the problem.
Some primroses, like the ones pictured here, really do well by the water.