5,774 dry creek bed Home Design Photos

Earth Design, Inc.
11 Reviews
Dry Streams, Rain Gardens and Bog Gardens
Dry Streams, Rain Gardens and Bog Gardens
This photo shows a series of rain gardens with connecting dry streams where a client previously had erosion and washing problems. The rain gardens help
Depending on your garden's surroundings, something as simple as a dry creek bed might be all that's needed to slow the flow of water, reduce the chances
“Rain gardens solve washing problem slow water and soakage” — Helen
Bliss Garden Design
8 Reviews
garden client, and I would like to know what shrubs are used along the dry river bed? Thank you, and again, it is lovely. Penelope Straker
grass-like plants. I wanted plants that could take the conditions (this creek is not always dry) and ones that would look appropriate in the setting. In the right
using dry creek bed to provide for real drainage from eaves
that has been carved and forged over millennia. The exact shape of your creek bed will be determined by the lay of the land. Perhaps you are routing your
another dry creek bed to help drainage
“dry creek bed” — fouryellowbirds
Garden Culture Victoria
2 Reviews
dry creek garden
Dry creek bed - great feature to add to downspout location
taller beds as if by the house and plants on left are at the street
run of mixed pebbles and cobbles creates a very realistic copy of a dry creek bed in an informal contemporary garden.
Creek bed from buildings to pond...Texas. Dry river bed...Mixed rocks for dry creek bed
“dry creek and garden” — margieshu
Northern Virginia Landscape Architecture and Construction
Metes & Bounds Landscape Design was established in 2004 as a landscape architecture firm dedicated to providing full-service design/build solutions for residential properties.
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
16 Reviews
Grace Design Associates
In the process of creating a dry stream on a hill that receives quite a bit of runoff in heavy rain (chicago
description. RE: aesthetics of the dry stream. It has to look naturalistic. Take a moment and look at wild dry streams. You'll notice that they steeply
flow is restricted and the water runs fast). Finally, it's your local creeks that you want to study and local stone that you want to use for the framework
to dissipate the energy of the water moving through your drainage feature/dry stream. You need to use something big enough that it won't wash away. Larger
dry river bed 2to1 ratio for width to depth
functional width and depth of your creek bed. A minimum of a 2-to-1 ratio is suggested. Don’t forget to pitch your creek bed at an angle from top to bottom
landscaping for front yard- creek bed...Dry river bed for front yard
“hillside planting ..with rocks and sparse plantings” — stlcinc11
Happy Gardens
Woodland Garden
Simplicity of inexpensive rocks to create a dry creek bed from the down spout
dry creek bed style erosion prevention & drainage idea! need to channel the rainwater down a slope.
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“Dry creek bed” — coenj
Jay Sifford Garden Design
9 Reviews
Asian Inspired Woodland Garden
make a dry creek bed for when it rains! Like Shannon's
pea gravel for bed. No wee cloth. Embed stones with a mallet
dry creek bed style erosion prevention & drainage idea! need to channel the rainwater down a slope.
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“Stream bed” — marij17
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
16 Reviews
Grace Design Associates
Create a realistic Dry Creek Bed Add a specimen tree. Create one or more focal points along your creek bed by adding a
Large flat stones, red leaves, dry stream
love the japanese maple along the creek bed
weeping and contorted trees to add that final layer of interest to your dry creek bed.More: Protect a Precious Resource With a Rain Garden
Add a specimen tree. Create one or more focal points along your creek bed by adding a rare or colorful tree. If you are working with a large area, a trio
trio of similar but not identical trees staggered along the bed can make quite an impact.Consider Japanese maples (Acer palmatum cvs, zones 5 to 8) or weeping
interest to your dry creek bed.
“tiver stone” — esmeraldavivas
MESA Landscape Architects, Inc
MESA Landscape Architects
degrees from existing porch. They have significant drainage issues and the dry stream is to allow for some infiltration and to direct away from home.
directed drainage flow to both ends of home and than into more elaborate stream beds and falls and outcrops as it flows through backyard which has about 25' of
Porch extends out like bridge over dry creek bed eith landscaping between house and walkway
dry creek bed w/plants/crused granite on either sides
dry creek bed running under house entrance
like the rockscaping in the beds
“Ditch (not as deep as ours) goes around house...use of field stone...bridge to front door” — kthomas0717
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