Stock Photo titled: A Backyard Japanese Garden With A Dry Stream Bed, Lantern And Crane Statuary, unlicensed use prohibited

Stock Photo titled: A Backyard Japanese Garden With A Dry Stream Bed, Lantern And Crane Statuary, unlicensed use prohibited

Award-winning landscape designer, Jan Johnsen, explains what a dry stream is, why it’s a good addition to the garden, and how to build one.

A Beautiful Way to Catch Runoff: How to Build a Dry Stream

Award-winning landscape designer, Jan Johnsen, explains what a dry stream is, why it’s a good addition to the garden, and how to build one.

DIY Dried up Stream Beds - Diy & Crafts Ideas Magazine

DIY Dried up Stream Beds

DIY Dried up Stream Beds - Diy & Crafts Ideas Magazine

Dry stream bed. This one looks nice and natural.  Good rock size combo and nice curves, width variation and with appropriate boulders and plantings

Dry stream bed. This one looks nice and natural. Good rock size combo and nice curves, width variation and with appropriate boulders and plantings

Bonney Lassie: A Visit to PowellsWood -- A Private Garden Open to the Public - Dry Stream Bed

Bonney Lassie: A Visit to PowellsWood -- A Private Garden Open to the Public - Dry Stream Bed

STEP 3  Cover the bottom and the sloping sides of the stream bed with 1/2 inch of crushed pea gravel. The sharp edges of the gravel will keep it from migrating when it rains or when someone walks on it

How to Create a Dry Creek

STEP 3 Cover the bottom and the sloping sides of the stream bed with 1/2 inch of crushed pea gravel. The sharp edges of the gravel will keep it from migrating when it rains or when someone walks on it

DIY Dried up Stream Beds 7

DIY Dried up Stream Beds 7

DIY Dry Creek Beds- Including, from 'serenity in the garden', this awesome dry stream bed idea.

Dried stream bed. This might be a great way to finish off that back area by the golf course!! YES!

DIY Dried up Stream Beds 6

Dried stream bed. This might be a great way to finish off that back area by the golf course!! YES!

This was dug below grade, simulating the way water carves rocky terrain. I like the way plants grow in and along the bed, too. The designer is Bill Schnetz of Schnetz Landscape in Escondido.

This was dug below grade, simulating the way water carves rocky terrain. I like the way plants grow in and along the bed, too. The designer is Bill Schnetz of Schnetz Landscape in Escondido.

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