6 Steps to Make a Rain Garden:  Rain gardens filter runoff and protect groundwater, especially after big rains. They also add unexpected beauty to low spots that tend to collect water and draw wildlife. Here's how to make a rain garden in your own landscape.

6 Steps to Make a Rain Garden

6 Steps to Make a Rain Garden: Rain gardens filter runoff and protect groundwater, especially after big rains. They also add unexpected beauty to low spots that tend to collect water and draw wildlife. Here's how to make a rain garden in your own landsca

Rain garden plants  Good choices for the "wet side"  of our house!

Rain garden plants Good choices for the "wet side" of our house! Use the red switchgrass

A well-designed rain garden will drain in a day, so mosquito larvae will not have a chance to hatch. Native plants are the best choice for rain gardens and local nurseries can help you get started.

A Rain Garden is a structure on a slope that catches rain and allows it to seep into the soil instead of running off. I find them useful in my area since water tends to run off our hard pan clay l

What is a Rain Garden and how can you Install your Rain Garden

What is a Rain Garden and how can you Install your Rain Garden - Gardening Design

Plant a rain garden in your own yard with these simple-to-follow steps.data-pin-do=

Learn How to Plant a Rain Garden - Gardening

More No-Fuss, Neat and Tidy Plants    This rain garden is all about looking fine with little care. There are no flowers to clip or spent perennials to cut back, yet the garden still looks interesting because of the subtle color and texture variations.

Using Rain Gardens to Keep Waterways Pollution-Free

More No-Fuss, Neat and Tidy Plants This rain garden is all about looking fine with little care. There are no flowers to clip or spent perennials to cut back, yet the garden still looks interesting because of the subtle color and texture variations.

Need To Slow The Flooding? Plant A Rain Garden! And Here's How

We want to build a dry creek/rain garden to help redirect the sump pump water away from our yard and into the woods

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The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Rain Gardens: Sustainable Landscaping for a Beautiful Yard and a Healthy World (PagePerfect NOOK Book) by Lynn M.

Rain Gardens: Beautiful, Easy, and Good for the Earth - Washingtonian

Rain Gardens: Beautiful, Easy, and Good for the Earth

Rain garden with plants that thrive in both wet and dry conditions (from Washingtonian) For the Swale / Walkway / Drainage area

Urban drain system filters storm water from streets and looks good too. Ornamental grasses, landscaping, storm water management, rain garden

Rain garden Bioswales as seen in the NACTO Urban Street Design Guide. Click image for full information & guide, and visit the Slow Ottawa 'Stormwater Solutions' board for more sustainable water management.

The dry creek bed that ends into a rain garden. I designed and built it on my own. Used flagstone and slate to make the middle and small river rock to fill in the gaps.

One pinner said: The dry creek bed that ends into a rain garden. Used flagstone and slate to make the middle and small river rock to fill in the gaps.

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