Alpine Crevice Garden
A simple and effective design, using slabs of stone set vertically with the gaps between adjacent stones used to create crevices. The crevices are filled with thinner stones, soil & grit for sharp drainage to create the environment for Alpine plants.
Alpine crevice garden

Crevice Garden constructed at the Alpine Garden Society.

The garden cleverly incorporates pathways into the structure for access.
Alpine crevice garden construction details

Crevice Garden construction details.

A well planned orientation and variation of build heights creates areas of full sun through to full shade, to encourage optimum growth conditions for a full range of plants.
Alpine crevice garden construction details

Crevice Garden construction details.


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