GreenScaping Part 3: Practice Smart Watering

Just a recap in the Series of GreenScaping: The Easy Way to a Greener, Healthier Yard

Step 1: Build and Maintain Healthy Soil Step 2: Plant Right for Your Site Today’s Post: Step 3: Practice Smart Watering

 

Water Deeply, But Infrequently

Most plants do best when their roots are allowed to dry out […]

Protecting Your Water Garden From Pond Predators

If you are a pond owner, you know the ever present danger of predators to your koi or other beloved fish. The main offenders, usually being heron and other predator birds and raccoons, love your fish in a completely different way than you do! Their constant fishing expeditions can destroy your pond’s population in no […]

GreenScaping Part 2: Plant Right for Your Site

A few days ago, I introduced the series Greenscaping and discussed step 1 of 5, which was titled, “Building and Maintaining Healthy Soil”. Greenscaping, in essence, is a set of landscaping practices that can improve the health and appearance of your lawn and garden while protecting and preserving natural resources. Today brings step 2 […]

Aquascape’s IonGen Performance Tips

How to Install a Mini Fountain Kit

GreenScaping Part 1: Building and Maintaining Healthy Soil

GreenScaping, as defined by the Environmental Protection Agency, is landscaping practices that promote the health and appearance of your lawn and garden while protecting and preserving natural resources. A great article by the EPA titled, “GreenScaping: The Easy Way to a Greener, Healthier Yard”, will be summarized here and will encompass five posts due to […]

Water Gardening 101

Got Frogs? Toads?

Got Frogs? How about toads? These amphibians are considered by many specialists to be excellent indicators of the overall environmental stability of their local ecosystem. These sensitive creatures are usually the first casualties in an endangered ecosystem.

Their existence is important in both their predator and prey roles. When traveling to Panama a few […]

Water Features Can Fit Anywhere!

Whether you have a big or small yard, a water feature of any size is easily achievable. There are so many options available that the only limitation is your imagination! So, it’s alright to think outside the pond!

Aquatic Patio Ponds

Aquascape’s Patio Ponds (right) have the look and durability of real stone with […]

Aquascape Aquatic Patio Pond