Creating Rain Gardens

enough to capture the rain from most storms. Even so, we recommended you keep a close eye on your rain garden for the first season to see how often it fills up and overflows and how long it takes to drain after astorm.

Creating Rain Gardens

“A beautifully-written, practical guide to planning and creating your own rain garden.” —Green Upgrader You probably spend hundreds of dollars watering your yard, but there is an easy way to save money and resources—by collecting rain to reuse in front and backyards. In Creating Rain Gardens, water conservation experts Cleo Woelfle-Erskine and Apryl Uncapher walk you through the entire process, with step-by-step instructions for designing and building swales, French drains, rain gardens, and ephemeral ponds. From soil preparation, planting, troubleshooting, and maintenance, to selecting palettes of water-loving plants that provide four-season interest and a habitat for wildlife, Creating Rain Gardens covers everything you need to create a beautiful rain garden at home.

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Creating Rain Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Apryl Uncapher, Cleo Woelfle-Erskine
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-17 - Publisher: Timber Press

“A beautifully-written, practical guide to planning and creating your own rain garden.” —Green Upgrader You probably spend hundreds of dollars watering your yard, but there is an easy way to save money and resources—by collecting rain to reuse in front and backyards. In Creating Rain Gardens, water conservation experts Cleo
Rain Gardens
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lynn M. Steiner, Robert W. Domm
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-15 - Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)

Vejledning i planlægning, opbygning, beplantning og vedligeholdelse af bæredygtige haver ved hjælp af regnvand
Rain Gardening in the South
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Helen Kraus, Anne Spafford
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-30 - Publisher: Eno Publishers

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Rain Gardens For the Pacific Northwest
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Zsofia Pasztor, Keri Detore
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-15 - Publisher: Skipstone

Rain pounds the Pacific Northwest, gushing through dirty downspouts, across chemically treated lawns, over oily streets and through public storm drains into bays, rivers, lakes, streams, and wetlands where nature struggles to survive among the pollutants. It’s a problem caused by population density and it’s one that you can help
Inside-out
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Robert W. Blake, J. Adam Frederick
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: NSTA Press

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