Rain Garden Information


15411 Abbott's Pond Road, Milford, DE 19963
Demonstration rain garden at front entrance of Abbott's Mill Nature Center. Water is drained from roof directly into garden, as well as water collection into a rain barrel that overflows into the rain garden.
Map of the Rain Garden Above
Additional Details:
Property Type:Institution (School, etc.)
Number of Rain Gardens Per Site: 1
Approximate Rain Garden Sq. Ft: 150 Sq. Ft
Approximate Paved Surface Sq. Ft: 1200 Sq. Ft
Is the Soil Amended to Increase Permeability: no
Is A Drain Pipe/French Drain Installed: yes
Number of Rain Barrels Per Site: 1
Were the downspouts disconnected from
the storm sewer system and installed a rain
barrel or diverted water to garden:
yes