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  • Published: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2007.
  • Year Published: 2007
  • Description: 188 p.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780881928266
  • 0881928267

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Rain gardens : managing water sustainable in the garden and designed landscape

by Dunnett, Nigel.

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Call number: 635.95 Du

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor, Malletts Adult

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Rain gardens -- The stormwater chain -- Plant directory.

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not a how-to book

A lot more "why" than "how to". They don't even get to designing your own until p 161 and only runs 7 pages. An additional 10 pages in the previous chapter is helpful for planning, but this book is nowhere as specific as some others. It focuses more broadly on a variety of bioretention techniques, and most of the case studies (there are many!) are on a larger scale than a household. Creating Rain Gardens is much more practical for a home gardener.

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