Landscaping can make or break stormwater best management practices. Not just in function, but in appearance as well.View Resource
The first section outlines general guidance for landscaping any stormwater practice. The second section presents more specific landscaping and plant selection criteria. The third section reviews key factors in selecting plant material for stormwater landscaping including hardiness zones, physiographic regions, hydrologic zones, and cultural factors. The fourth section contains a detailed plant list of native woody and herbaceous species that can be used when preparing a stormwater planting plan.