Red Osier DogwoodSpecific tree and shrub species that root well from cuttings in water or moist soil conditions are available as live stakes or fascines.  They are used as part of a strategy to stabilize streambanks and create natural shorlines.

 

 

 

Live Stakes

 

Fascines

 

St. Williams Nursery & Ecology Centre provides live stakes and fascines in these species:

All of these materials should be used along with seed and plugs to establish vegetation on a site.