10 Invasive Pond Plants You Need to Know

10 Invasive Pond Plants You Need to Know Adding plants to your water garden has many benefits such as naturalizing the landscape, creating smooth transitions for edges and improving the water quality and ecosystem as a whole. But did you know that many common pond plants can be invasive...

The Wonders of Backyard Water Features

The Wonders of Backyard Water Features Maybe you’re entertaining the idea of melding the wonders of water right into the landscape that surrounds your home? Home is the place you go to relax and to let yourself go. You’re wondering what’s possible to make your home more of an

Do You Know Your Aquatic Plants?

Aquascape Plant Quiz Every water gardener has their favorite aquatic plants, but how well do you know the varieties available? Test your aquatic plant knowledge by taking our short quiz!

Light Up Your Night

Aquascape Garden & Pond Lighting With today's busy lifestyle, it can be difficult to enjoy your pond during the day. Underwater lights create a whole new experience by your pond after the sun goes down.

Feeding Fish in the Fall

Feeding Fish in the Fall You've enjoyed watching and feeding your fish all summer, and now it's time to help them prepare for their winter's nap.

10 Tips for Fall Pond Care

10 Tips for Fall Pond Care Pond maintenance chores in the fall and winter vary depending on where you live, but there are some basic guidelines to help your aquatic plants and finned friends weather the chill of Mother Nature.

The Sound of Waterfalls

Fallen logs are strategically placed to make this stream appear as though it's been part of the landscape for tens of years. Waterfalls add delightful sound to the garden and can be customized for your listening pleasure. If you live near busy traffic, you might want a grand waterfall to drown out the noise of cars rushing by.

White in the Water Garden

A pair of white waterlilies rest atop a cool pond, one fully open and the other just awakening. While everyone loves the pop of a pink lotus or violet waterlily, have you ever considered adding whimsical white to your water garden?

Pleasures of Pond Fish

An Eskimo Kiss is shared over a trickle of fish food pellets. Fish play an important role in the nitrogen cycle of an ecosystem pond. Not only do fish dine on algae, but they provide a beautiful flash of color as they glide in and out of waterlilies.

Every Deck Needs a Pond

The owners of this deck enjoy a view of a meandering stream that spills into a pond by their lower level patio. If you're like most Americans, you probably have a deck, patio, or balcony where you can enjoy the great outdoors from the privacy of your own home. You kick your feet up in your Adirondack chair and enjoy the summer breeze blowing through your hair...

Treating Common Fish Illness

Treating Common Fish Illness If you plan on keeping fish, you should be prepared to care for them when they get sick.

Ponds Aren't Just for Fish

Water gardens pull kids outside, away from the TV and video games. Baby, it's hot outside! If you're one of the lucky souls who has their own water garden, you can easily take advantage of its cooling magic during the dog days of summer.
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