The benefits of planting rain gardens are numerous. Rain garden benefits include pollution control, flooding protection, habitat creation and water conservation.
Rain Gardens Across the Country
Here are images of rain garden from across the country. Most have been installed by municipalities, organizations and individuals.
Rain Garden Plants
Rain gardens are planted with deep-rooted, native plants that reach deep into the soil in search of groundwater during dry times, They also act as a channel for rain water to soak into the ground during rain events.
Rain Garden Network
The Rain Garden Network was started in 2003 with the intention of bringing simple, proven and inexpensive solutions for local stormwater issues to individuals, homeowners, groups, organizations and municipalities.