Monthly Archives: March 2011

Testing the Quality of Your Pond Water

Natural ponds, lakes, rivers and streams have adapted over millions of years and have established their own eco-balance of wildlife and plantlife. These include wildfowl, fish, amphibians and insects.  Creating a man-made eco-system for housing your own plants and fish … Continue reading

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Plants For Covering Exposed Pond Liner

A question I frequently get asked is ‘ What plants do I need to cover my exposed pond liner’ ?.  My advice and answer is, to dig your pond first and trim your exposed pond liner after you have filled it with water. Doing … Continue reading

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Plants to Encourage Dragonflies and Damselflies

Plants to Encourage Dragonflies and Damselflies Insects have survived the test of time, and Dragonflies and Damselflies are no exception. Very little has changed in their evolution over the last 300 million years, and these prehistoric flying insects have certainly … Continue reading

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