Posts Tagged ‘pond plants’

Build a Lightweight, Waterproof Concrete Basin for Ponds and Plants

Step-by-step instructions to create a lightweight, waterproof concrete planter basin suitable for indoor ponds, carnivorous plant bogs, and open terrarium plantings. This simple design uses a foam insulation core covered with surface bonding cement and masonry waterproofer.

09 Jan 1:37 PM 91 Read More...

Plant Spotlight: “Water Lettuce”, Pistia stratiotes

Floating plants like Water Lettuce provide comfort and light-dampening security which are particularly important for breeding aquaria (especially guppies!). Their roots provide great shelter for small fry, and, of course, they make tanks look great from above!

25 Feb 8:44 AM 0 Read More...

Sea Grant Webinar: Build a Better Water Garden

This webinar focuses on naturalized aquatic plantings and pond design, and alternatives to invasive pond plants.

14 Jul 1:34 PM 0 Read More...

Tropical Outdoor Whiskey Barrel Ponds, Part II

Aquascaping container ponds can be easily accomplished with readily available materials.

17 Jun 12:35 AM 3 Read More...