what to plant?

kbug(zone 7?)March 30, 2005

my neighbors yard is one big flat rock. when it rains, it heads our way flooding my driveway. i thought i could plant some grasses and flowers to stop the flow. when it rains hard it rushes over the driveway and into my back yard and i then have standing water for days.

can anyone suggest what to plant on the property line that would help stop the flow?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
vundril(8 a Dallas TX)

a french drain

    Bookmark   April 1, 2005 at 5:06PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
New To Bog Gardening
Hello Folks. I've got a small patch (approx. 8'x10')...
Gunnera Support Group?
Against the odds (heat and humidity in Mid-Atlantic...
rotted logs for peat in bog garden
I have a non-working pond with a liner covered with...
Another horsetail reed question
SO - I know all about horsetail (Equisetum hyemale)...
How do I plant elephant's ear?
I am planning a small bog this spring made from a large...
Sponsored Products
Fine Art Lamps Perspectives 754040ST Pendant
Fine Art Lamps Stile Bellagio 175750ST Four-Light Wall Sconce
perma Duct - 8 in. - 25 ft. Multicolor - ACDC825M
$41.00 | Hayneedle
Jane Seymour 13 in. Mixed Hydrangea Planter - JSB216-GRPK
$350.00 | Hayneedle
Fine Art Lamps Chateau Outdoor 402781ST Two-Light Outdoor Wall Light
$441.00 | LuxeDecor
Fresh Flowers Grocery Bag - Set of Three
$10.99 | zulily
Free & Clear Natural Dish Liquid - Set of Two
$8.99 | zulily
Magnussen Densbury Sofa Table - T1695-73
$479.99 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™