Alpine hill is not a common accumulation of rocks. It is a definite structure with a phased stratification. Under the erection of such a landscape model, a special place is chosen, its parameters are accurately marked out, and a detailed plan is drawn up. At first glance, this hill has only difficulties in selecting and planting plants. In fact, the rock garden has many nuances in laying stones - their smooth transitions, the arrangement of zones( valleys, hills, plateaus, depressions, cliffs).Important is the highlight of the Alpine hill.
Let's take a closer look at its components.
Practical execution of the alpine slide is preceded by its detailed design. To do this, you need to make an accurate drawing containing all the required design elements.
Landscaping project is transferred to the ground area. The choice of location should be based on the following criteria:
Before constructing a landscape alpine composition, it is worthwhile to perform a list of preparatory measures:
After completing the installation of the mortar slides it is worth waiting for it to dry completely. After that, they start putting decorative stones. The principle of their location - from large to small. On the edges of the site of the Alpine hill, large stones are laid out. At the top of the composition are fine gravel.
The strength of the structure and the absence of slides of the hump is possible if the stones are dug into the ground by less than half.
The choice of breeds depends solely on the preference of the stacker. Large rocks will create the effect of wildlife.
When deciding to build a path from an alpine slide, it is important to make a deck of pebbles with a flat surface up. This will greatly facilitate the comfort of walking. When stacking material, it is recommended to check its quality and strength. In the interval between the paths you can make planting flowers, bushes or lawn grass.
The Alpine roller coaster drawing can assume different shapes. They can easily be transferred to the ground, having previously marked the necessary areas.
Alpine hill can be decorated with several kinds of plantings: ornamental grass, flowers and even bushes. The different shape of the petals, shades of green and different plant heights will contrast the landscape composition.
Designers recommend using the main categories of plants:
are excellent. Planting plants for the alpine hill begins in the fall. By the spring the composition will show itself with bright colors. If you want to "capture" landscape beauty for not one year, it is necessary to plant perennial flowers, bushes.
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