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Cleaning Out My Water Garden Pond -Spring Cleaning Time

Tweet Every spring I clean out my water garden pond , it usually takes a few hours , but the amount of nutrient rich water and sludge that I get from the pond goes on my perennials and shrubs and is very rewarding stuff. Believe me this is not a fun job but I must […]


We have Baby Goldfish From the Outside Water Garden Pond to the Indoor Aquarium

Tweet We have Baby Goldfish From the Water Garden Pond to the Indoor Aquarium Love working with my goldfish either indoors or outside . This year we have plenty of baby goldfish that were born in our water garden pond outside. I usually like to fish them out so the large koi and large goldfish […]


OverWintering Water Garden Pond Plants Indoors

Tweet I love a challenge, and this time my challenge will be overwintering water garden annual plants indoors. Are you wanting to save some of your water garden pond plants in your water garden outdoors? Try  bringing  them indoors. Water Lettuce, Water Hyacinth seem to grow indoors provided they have warmth and lighting. In this […]


Useful Tips on How to Create a Water Garden

Tweet Water Gardens have become very popular in landscapes today.. but what should you be considering before venturing into construction of a water garden. The pleasing relaxing sound of water running is so inviting to wildlife .Not only to wildlife but when you can walk outside in your yard and  hear the sounds of water […]


Fishy Fishy In my Patio Goldfish and Koi Water Garden Bringing in for the Winter Months

Tweet Bringing my fish the koi and goldfish inside in the fall can be fun but also challenging as I have to catch all of them out in my water garden pond. I enjoy having them in my patio all winter , as I can hear water running and that is relaxing to say the […]


How to Grow Cyperus Egyptian Papyrus King Tut

Tweet Grass like King Tut has been one of the most interesting plants for  pots , landscapes and water ponds. Not a grass at all but grass like in appearance. King Tut is an evergreen or neutral grass. King Tut is also known as Giant Umbrella Plant, Egyptian Grass, and Cyperus papyrus. It is a […]


Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’ Golden Variegated Sweet Flag

Tweet   Acorus gramineus ‘Ogon’-Golden Variegated Sweet Flag Similar in size and growth habit to Variegated Sweet Flag, but has beautiful golden-colored leaves with green stripes. Brightens shade gardens and moist, sunny areas. Acorus is a neutral grass. Evergreen or neutral grasses are usually plants that look like grasses but aren’t actually classified as grasses, […]