Useful Links - raingardens

There is a growing base of information on raingardens, particularly in the UK. Below are some websites, books and publications which you may find useful.

10,000 Raingardens for Scotland website.

The UK Raingardens Guide


Nigel Dunnett

Low Impact Development Centre

Raingardens for wildlife

RBC Chelsea flower show raingarden

Groundwater Foundation

South West Water



Melbourne Water

US Environmental Protection Agency

Raingarden Network



Rain Gardens: Managing Water Sustainably in the Garden and Designed Landscape; Nigel Dunnett and Andy Claydon

Creating Raingardens; Cleo Woelfle-Erskine

Planing Green Roof and Living Walls; Nigel Dunnett and Noel Kingsbury

Small Green Roofs: Low Tech options for Homeowners

Gardening Vertically: 24 Ideas for Creating Your Own Green Walls; Noémie Vialard

The Dynamic Landscale, Nigel Dunnett and James Hitchmough