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

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

How to build a Rain Garden in the low spots of your yard

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.

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

Downspout Waterfall

CORNER of FRONT PORCH Such a creative idea! Stack flat rocks under the gutter downspout for a beautiful dry waterfall landscape idea. Love that they added ground cover plants too! Great for hiding an unsightly corner.

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.

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

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.

Soggy ground? Tips for better yard drainage | yard, drainage, soggy - The Orange County Register

Collect or drain? Ways to handle water on your property

High Point natural drainage, 30th Ave SW South of Graham

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.

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.

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.

Completed Rain Garden Irrigation System @thisoldhouse

How to Build a Rain Garden to Filter Run-Off

How to build a rain garden designed to divert gutter water into an attractive planting bed that works like a sponge and natural filter to clean the water and let it percolate slowly into the surrounding soil.

Consider a rain garden to provide habitat for your honeybees and other pollinators. Easy to maintain and good for the environment.

Make a Rain Garden For Bees

No matter what anyone tells you, curb appeal and high-quality landscaping matters when it comes putting your home on the market to sell.

Pinterest
Search