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.

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

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Upcoming Events

Also see the full list of upcoming events.

Umbrella Newsletter

The Umbrella: Fall 2015

A catch-all of news,
media, and events from
Brad Lancaster
Fall 2015
Click ABOVE on the linked header to find more details about some of Brad’s late-2015 events, including:

MARFA, TX (September 18): Brad will be one of a slate of professionals who bring experience from places such as the American southwest, Brooklyn, Seattle, Los Angeles, […]

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