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Even without fish, residential decorative ponds require regular care to remain healthy and attractive.
Moving water features are perennially popular additions to decorative ponds.
Once you’re satisfied with the location for your pond, it’s time to nail down its shape and size.
What comes to mind when you visualize the ideal backyard pond? How would it fit into your yard?
Ideally, a backyard pond should be about 10’ x 15’ on average for a balance of flexibility, impact, and budget
Plants not only create visual interest with a variety of growth patterns and leaf structures, but many provide a profusion of beautiful, fragrant, colorful blooms
A relatively unusual “style” of pond that is increasing as people become more interested in self-sufficiency, local food production, and sustainability, is the concept of a kitchen garden pond.
A truly natural pond is one that has formed without the influence of human activities.
As our climate continues to change and temperature extremes become more common, gardeners must adapt.
Of all the beautiful gardens that are lovingly tended throughout the world, surely the most memorable and compelling are those that include some element of water