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How many plants do I need in my pond? by [email protected]
Here are some basic guidelines for the number of plants to use in common sizes of ponds. In a 4'x6' pond use 1 lily, 5-8 bog plants, 3 floaters, 24 submerged plants. A 6'x11' to 11'x11' pond use 2 lilies, 9-13 bog plants, 6 floaters, 44 submerged plants. For 11'x11' to 14'x16' ponds use 3 lilies,...
February 8th 11 09:11 PM
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Flower Garden Design Ideas: How To Create An Amazing Garden! by [email protected]
http://syubrawi.com/aerogarden, A flower garden can be a peaceful and beautiful refuge from the rest of the world. Sitting in the midst of fragrant flowers while reading a book or strolling along paths lined with flowers in cheerful colors can help you to wind down after a busy, stressful day. With...
February 8th 11 09:10 PM
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Acidic Pond by Tiff
I have a friend with a small pond with goldfish. He is having a problem with the acidity level being too high. He test the water and gets the level to the proper spec but after about 2 weeks the water is acidic again. Any else had this problem? Can anyone advise? Cheers Tiff
February 8th 11 09:09 PM
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New Pump by graham
I am having to replace my nursery pro pump, I need something that will deliver around 600gph to the top of a 6 ft water fall with 1in tubing. I am looking at the OASE Nautilus 30 as a replacement, am I on the right track or not
February 2nd 11 06:51 PM
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Pond pictures and update by Chrissy
Dont know if some of you may remember me posting. I was one of the ones that had dirt in my water. Well we had to drain it out, got out all the rocks in the pond and set it back up again. In the meantime we transferred our Comets over to a holding tank and lost 3 of them due to the...
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February 2nd 11 06:50 PM
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IS NON-IODIZED SALT ( table salt) THE ONE THAT IS SAFE TO USE IN THE POND?? Thanks in advance, Sacha
February 2nd 11 06:47 PM
by micgalnixon Go to last post
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This might be a silly question for you seasoned pro's out there, but I just started learning about ponds and pond maintainance, and put one in my yard this summer. I've had conflicting advise on draining or not draining in winter. I live in Omaha Nebraska, generally the winters aren't too cold,...
February 2nd 11 06:46 PM
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breeding white clouds? by Barbara Harrison
Hi I was looking after some tropicals for a sick friend, and it doesnt look like he wants them back, well there are four white cloud mountain minnows amongst them, and I read that they would breed outside in summer (cant put them out in winter, in England), so I put them in an old bath with...
February 2nd 11 06:45 PM
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Sustainable Living Conference in Florida by Healing Today
The 2011 Sustainable Living Conference at All World Acres, Tampa Bay area, March 25-27, 2011. The time is coming! The time is now. Many of us are noticing resources getting stretched and cost of living going up. Why should life be so hard? Answer: It doesn't have to be! Join us at All World Acres...
January 21st 11 05:50 PM
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friendly fishkeeping advice by Fishkeeping
The Pond and Fishkeeping Forums http://www.forums.pondlife.eu/
January 5th 09 01:32 AM
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Pondless Waterfall Maintenance by Owlman
We have just had a pondless waterfall built for our backyard. I'm just realizing that I was given no instructions as to what we have to do to maintain the pond. Already, the water is starting to smell bad--sulphur odor. What do we have to do to keep our waterfall pristine? How long do we have to...
September 16th 08 04:44 AM
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Getting rid of bamboo by Tim
Hello, Last year I bought a house, and in the first months we decided to clean up the garden. By doing this, we got rid of a bamboo-plant. Unfortunately, last summer, we had bamboo all over the garden!. So I decided to spray poison for grass (I don't know if this is the correct English word, maybe...
May 26th 08 10:00 AM
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Beautiful Garden Tours Worldwide by liukaiyuan
Beautiful Garden Tours Worldwide With Expo Garden Tours you will enjoy traveling with fellow travelers who are interesting, like-minded individuals who have a sincere love of gardens, history and culture. http://www.ogogosina.cn/Garden-Tours.htm
May 2nd 08 12:53 AM
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Garden Tour: Compare Prices by [email protected]
Garden Tour: Compare Prices Find Bargains on Garden Tour at thousands of trusted online stores. Get tax and shipping information, merchant ratings, and professional product reviews at BizRate.com. http://www.ogogo123sina.cn/Garden-Tours.htm
April 5th 08 02:57 PM
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Pump size by [email protected]
I have decided to make a pond for my mom's house. not sure on the size but would this pump work with a pond this size? http://www.spymac.com/details/?2316383
December 19th 07 01:26 PM
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What's going on under the ice in your pond by [email protected]
It's turned super cold here in Iowa. I've always wondered exactly what happens uner the ice in my pond. This article is a great source of information the Winter effect on koi, goldfish and ponds. Written by Richard Carlson and published by AKCA answers some of the most basic pond questions such as:...
December 14th 07 04:42 PM
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??? about growing water lilies in lake garden by [email protected]
Hi, I have a slip in a marina in the Atlanta, GA area. Recently I've started experimenting a little bit, having submerged a wooden platform about 40" deep, about 8'x12' in size. The idea was to see if it would attract some small fish, since there are always some of them hanging out in the shallow...
October 26th 07 01:11 PM
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??? about cheap(?) artificial waterfall by [email protected]
It seems like there should be some cheap plastic waterfalls available, or at least something that can be used as one. I'm just looking for something about 3'-5' tall. But so far everything I've found is several hundred to a thousand dollars. It's just plastic, and doesn't seem like it should be...
October 23rd 07 08:17 PM
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New Pond Basic question by Peter Pan
I'm in the middle of converting my pond from a rigid liner, to a more flexible EPDM type. my question is this: From everything I read, I need roughly 45 mil thickness. I live in NJ , what type of liner will work for me and where is a good place to purchase on line. my hole will be dug out by Tues...
October 8th 07 08:30 PM
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Wildlife in ponds and how to stop them from eating your koi by [email protected]
Fall is the time of year that many predators are looking for an easy meal. Dealing with them can stump even the experienced pond owner. This article gives great tips on everything from aphids to mink. a target=_blank href= http://www.richdeer3.com/site/1566246/page/924686Wildlife Associated with...
October 1st 07 06:58 AM
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