slope - Knowledgebase Question

Baltimore, Ma
Question by jw1235
March 26, 2009
I have frontyard slope w azaleas, decorative rocks for stability. Dirt, rocks slowly sliding down. Need suggestions, books, help Thank you


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Answer from NGA
March 26, 2009

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Instead of the rocks, you need some fibrous rooted groundcover plants to help slow erosion. Things like kinnikinnik or ajuga or even ornamental grasses will help stablize the slope. For other ideas, contact University of Maryland Cooperative Extension, Baltimore City Office, 6615 Reisterstown Rd, Suite 201, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, (410)856-1850. Helpful folks there can offer ideas for erosion control.

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