6 Steps to Make a Rain Garden: Rain gardens filter runoff and protect groundwater, especially after big rains. They also add unexpected beauty to low spots that tend to collect water and draw wildlife. Here's how to make a rain garden in your own landscape.
Shrub roses combine hardiness with repeat blooming to make colorful landscape additions without the fuss of fancy hybrid tea varieties. Newer varieties, such as the Knockout and Easy Elegance series as disease resistant and easy to care for as any other shrub. Name: Rosa selections Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall and 3 feet wide Zones: 3-10
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