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Award winning woodland rain garden | Jeffrey Carbo Landscape Architects |

rain gardens! Makes the excess water look better! #raingardens

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

from Better Homes and Gardens

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

Rain Gardens are designed to hold water on your property rather than directing the water to the storm drain. The water held on site will help to replenish the aquifer, and waters deep rooted plants and trees.

from The Family Handyman

How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard

How to Build a Rain Garden in Your Yard. It's a beautiful flower bed—and a reservoir for yard and roof runoff. Nurture the land in your yard and protect the environment by channeling rain water and runoff from gutters into a rain garden planted with deep-rooted, colorful native plants. By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine.

I like that this rain garden does double duty as a butterfly garden.

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

from This Old House

Using Rain Gardens to Keep Waterways Pollution-Free

Using Rain Gardens to Keep Waterways Pollution-Free How seven gorgeous gardens were designed to filter and divert rain runoff and protect the surrounding environment