2012 ALE: The Grotto GardenTraditional Patio
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2. Stacked-stone wall. A stacked-stone retaining wall and flagstone patio create a private nook perfect for enjoying evenings around the fire. Plantings around and above the wall contribute to the cozy, secret-garden feel.Get more ideas for stacked-stone walls
Planting in crevices can be a simple statement of appreciation for plant form and texture, as shown in the previous photo, or a celebration of color and exuberance, as shown here. You may look for opportunities in existing structures or incorporate structures into plans for that next project.To avoid disappointing results, it is imperative that you take careful note of your climate and microclimates and find suitable plants to them.