Gallery: PHOTOS: We Take a Stroll Up the Queens Botanical Garden’s Slop...

The most noticeable is the angular rainwater-harvesting canopy, which captures and directs rainwater into a cascading channel to be stored in the biotope and underground tank (which can hold 24,000 gallons or enough to fill your bathtub every day for more than a year!) and as greywater for toilets.

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  1. Maria Joseph September 8, 2013 at 3:14 pm
    I\\\'ve gone before and its one of the most beautiful places I\\\'ve seen in queens. I\\\'d like to know off dogs are allowed.
  2. msyin August 6, 2011 at 2:42 pm
    The next time I am in NYC I will visit. It looks wonderful and it is the first green building I have heard of for the borough of Queens. I hope there is more to come.