Rainwater Harvesting and self sustainable water feature
Follow the Liquid Designz team as we create another one of a kind, jaw dropping display of both beautiful aesthetics with a practical "GREEN" twist to the design. The project consists of Liquid Designz's premier craftsmanship which equates to a gorgeous water feature that is self sustainable by using the rainwater from the homes roof down spout to run the system. Along with being self sustainable, we then added the more recognized "GREEN" twist to the design. The rainwater is first f…
How to Design a Rain Garden for Bees - Carolina Honeybees
Design a rain garden for bees and other pollinators. This helps reduce erosion in your landscape and provides important nutrition for bees!
Josey Pavilion has minimal impact on Texas landscape
Lake Flato's visitors centre and education pavilion in Decatur, Texas is intended to be the one of the most sustainable structures in the state
La bio rétention et les techniques d'aménagement - Les pratiques alternatives pour un jardin écologique
La bio rétention Rôle : Son rôle est de diminuer la quantité et la vitesse de ruissellement des pluies d’orages en intégrant des aménagements venant à l’encontre du parcours de l’eau. Ainsi dans une démarche écologique, grâce à des techniques de déviation,...
Conservation Practices: Caring for our Water and Soil
Protecting soil and water is a topic that is on a lot of minds these days. As regular consumers of water (I try to get my 8 glasses a day) we want our water to be clean. We don’t want it poll…
Camassia Leichtlini Alba | Parkers Wholesale
In late spring/early summer this variety will bear creamy-white blooms, densely set on very long stems. Height 75-90cm. Top size bulbs supplied.
Contemporary Water-Harvesting Art | Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond by Brad Lancaster
For a short video of an amazing assortment of musical-instrument downspouts in the Kunsthof-passage of Dresden, Germany, click here. And for an impressive, engaging body of work by artist Stacy Levy, whose work brings often-hidden stories of water to the surface, visit her website.
Get Ready for 'Damp Season' with a Rain Garden - SDOT Blog
This year’s dry summer may have all but erased your memories of Seattle’s rainy winter weather. However, now is the perfect time to start prepping your garden for fall and winter downpours with a rain garden! If you’ve ever walked through a wooded park on a rainy day, you likely noticed that the rainfall is […]
Aster dumosus 'Wood's Light Blue'
Densely packed clusters of clear light blue flowers provide outstanding color in the garden from late summer into fall. Since this species has a dwarf, compact habit, it will not require staking. 'Wood's' selections have shown excellent resistance to mildew and rust.