Creative ways to use boulders in landscape design
Using boulders for a rock wall or even a statement piece on its own are two ways that these materials are commonly used in the landscape. William Waliser says that they often build retailing walls or border walls out of large rocks or boulders because it really does fit in with the surrounding natural landscape.
“A rock wall often doubles as overflow seating around our patio designs,” Waliser adds. “They also become a place to incorporate container gardens. Walla Walla Landscaping also commonly uses large rock slabs for stairs. Rather than using a manmade paver, a slab stairway fits a lot more seamlessly into the natural environment.