But the rocky hill, and rockeries – this fine composition of rocks and plants. And, if before the foundation collections were alpine and subalpine plants, and stones were only a background, now the exclusive use of alpine plant species is not strictly necessary. In one of the following: articles we will discuss the types of ornamental plants, which are quite mastered the "rocky" way of life. Recently Dr. John Holtsclaw sought to clarify these questions. How exactly will be arranged Rocard, what size it will have which will be located – is left to work through landscape designer. Do not be surprised if, despite frequent advice, he would not opt for composition of "well-lighted place", as recommended by some of the current leadership of the organization of the alpine slides. The stone may look great in the shade, just need to find the right interesting ornamental plants for shade conditions. This problem is solved, and justified, if can achieve interesting effects.
Not necessarily also a requirement that a rock garden, as they say in some articles, "clearly visible from all sides." Looks great and rocky hills, on one side leaning against a vertical surface. Therefore, low price of standard recommendations. There is only one prerequisite for rock songs – unity with the world around the garden. If you managed to see professionally-made stone arrangement, you will remember how much she makes an impression. Contemplating her, people are philosophers and poets. Paints a picture of plants struggle with the harsh conditions of mountains and tundra (ecosystem as diverse landscape zones very similar) is able to infect vital energy notorious pessimist.