Ponds and Water Gardens
Ponds and Water Gardens are becoming the jewel of backyards bringing nature home! Well balanced ecosystems can provide relaxation and soothing sounds to any type of backyard retreat.
Water Gardens and Features
To most of us, water is a calming influence - looking at it, listening to it, feeling it on our skin. But a good water feature can do much more by creating breezes where none would otherwise exist. Moving water will not breed mosquitoes. There are very inexpensive solar pumps and fountains that will circulate your water. If you prefer still water, just add some mosquito eating fish like the Pacific Blue-eye and you will gain extra beauty as well as mozzie control. Just make sure you give the…
Waterscapes Create Beautiful Backyards
My passion for waterscapes stems from my childhood. I grew up with a brook in my backyard and my neighbors had ponds. We spent our days playing in the brook and the ponds: jumping rocks; catching fish, tadpoles, frogs and salamanders; and, creating dams to form a small pond and filling the pond with what we caught. A large storm would destroy our pond taking our treasures downstream, so we would have to start the whole process all over again ~ wonderful childhood memories!