Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond by Brad Lancaster

Multi-use Plant Info (including Tucson Water-Requirement Calculations & Rain-Garden Zones)

Plants’ water needs and tolerance determine the ideal Rain-Garden Zone. See plant lists in appendix 4 for more.

Plants For A Future
An online resource center for rare and unusual plants, particularly those which have edible, medicinal or other uses. According to their website, they practice vegan-organic permaculture with emphasis on creating an ecologically sustainable environment based largely on perennial plants. Their database includes over 7,000 plants.
www.pfaf.org

Example Plant Lists, Rain-Garden Zones, & Water-Requirement Calculations for Tucson
Click to view/download: *APPENDIX 4: Example Plant Lists, Rain-Garden Zone/Locations for Listed Plants, and Water-Requirement Calculations for Tucson, Arizona, plus a Sonoran-Desert-Foods Harvest Calendar–2nd edition* (PDF)

Drops in a Bucket Blog

 »Read all blog posts...

Upcoming Events

Also see the full list of upcoming events.


Like what this website offers?

Donations are greatly appreciated as they enable us to continuously update this expansive resource and generate new content. Thanks!