RAIN GARDENS ... A BEAUTIFUL SOLUTION TO RUNOFF POLLUTION
Why build a rain garden?
How Can You Have a Rain Garden?
All the information you need to site and design a garden is found in the Rain Gardens: A Guide for Homeowners and Landscapers. Once you have a plan in place, select the plants for your garden. Choose plants by height, bloom time, color - whatever your preference.
A typical rain garden:
Why use native plants?
The DNR has a listing of Native Plant Nurseries.