How to save water through gardening

You may not be going through a water drought in your particular area but being aware of how much water we are using is always a good eco-friendly habit.  An easy and actually vital place to start is your garden.  There are many ways to save water within a place that, in fact, needs water quite regularly. has prepared […]

Four Great Ways to Light Up Your Koi Pond at Night

If you’re lucky enough to have your own a large deep koi pond, you’ll no doubt want to take advantage of all the benefits it can offer. It’s great for a dip on a sweltering hot day, brilliant fun for the kids and a nice way to get a bit of exercise in. Around the koi pond is also a […]

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Simple Water Pond Design

20 plants to use around this simple water garden design. 1. Myosotis scorpioides, forget-me-not 2. Astilbe Peach Blossom 3. Vinca minor-underplanting azaleas 4. Lobelia cardinalis, cardinal-flower 5. Hernerocallis Hyperion (day-lily) 6. Aruncus sylvester, goats-beard 7. Caladium, bicolor hybrids 8. Iris kaempferi, Japanese iris 9. Typha latifolia, cat-tail 10. Iris pseudacorus, yellow flag 11. Caltha palustris, marsh-marigold 12. Hosta plantaginea, fragrant […]

Water Garden Aquatic Fiberglass pool

Since the introduction of fiberglass pools tremendous interest has been shown in medium-sized garden pools. Siting the pool Before constructing any pool careful thought should be given to the siting. To create a successful bog garden or water garden, it must be situated right out in the open, in full sun. Although not essential it is advantageous to give protection […]