A nip in the air, shorter days, and the shedding of multi-colored leaves from the trees signifies a changing of the seasonal guard. Gardeners across the country take precautions to protect their landscapes from the harsh reality of winter.
Water Gardening / Water Features
-by Aquascape Inc.
May 15, 2015
There's some of us who love fish and collect them like a stack of hot baseball cards! While fish certainly bring joy to any pond, they can also bring headaches to water quality if you go overboard when stocking fish.
-by Aquascape Inc. Everyone has their favorite collection of pond plants, but there might be some varieties that you haven't yet added to your water garden. We invite you to consider the following list of popular aquatic plants that make a welcome addition to any pond!
IN THE FALL, temperatures begin to drop around the country.
Check out these pictures to see just what a lotus can add to your pond!
The Lovely Lotus
I'm in love with the lotus. Is there any other aquatic plant as beautiful or graceful? It belongs to the genus Nelumbo and consists of only two species ...
You may have just spent your weekend cleaning your pond – or having your pond contractor do it for you. A couple of days … weeks pass, and you notice an incredible growth of algae. “Not again,” you screech to yourself. “I thought my pond was clean!” Cleanliness does not necessarily mean algae-free, especially in the cool waters of the early spring.
by: Aquascape Inc. Now that spring is here, you’re probably noticing some changes in your pond - your fish are coming back to life and you may even be able to see some plant growth. Some changes that are taking place, however, aren’t so desir
by: Aquascape Inc.
Spring is simply the most exciting time of year. As things slowly awaken from their winter hibernation, there are some things that you can do to make sure your water feature gets off to a good start this spring.
During recent record cold temperatures if for some reason your pond completely freezes over and you are tempted to break the ice, don’t do it! Physically breaking the ice causes reverberations within the pond stressing pond fish.
The Aquascape Pond De-Icer prevents winter fish loss by keeping a hole open in the ice during the cold winter months. The Pond De-Icer helps ensure there is sufficient oxygen levels and proper gas exchange in the pond helping to prevent fish