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426-043 (SPES-57P)

Authors as Published

Mike Andruczyk, Extension Agent, Chesapeake; and Laurie Fox, Horticulture Associate, Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Virginia Tech (first published May 2015, last reviewed January 2024)

This publication is available in a enhanced digital version and PDF format only.

Rain Garden Plants (426-043) is a stand alone or companion publication to the Stormwater Management for Homeowners Fact Sheet 5 (SPES-13P). This publication provides information on rain garden plant selection, installation, maintenance, and resources.

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Publication Date

January 2, 2024