Backyard Rain Gardens
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
Building a rain garden in your own backyard is easy! By following a few simple guidelines, rain gardens can easily be installed on your residential lot. By building a rain garden, you can divert your 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. Presented by Michelle Atkinson, Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program Coordinator.
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Manatee County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program
Landscaping the Florida-Friendly way means using low maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices. Learn how you can have a beautiful landscape that could save you time, energy and money while protecting our future.