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Water is ultra-relaxing and adding a pond to your garden can create a fantastic water feature that will really help improve your enjoyment of your garden, bringing a touch of originality and freshness to the garden. A garden pond can also help boost the local ecosystem. Whatever the size of your garden building a pond can help create a relaxing atmosphere that will allow you to grow a host of beautiful collection of aquatic plants, bringing a new dimension to your garden. Here at Approved trader we are able to help you find a landscape gardeners who are able to professionally fit a garden pond .
Construct a pond in a small garden
It is not necessary to have a large garden to add a pond, In homes all around the UK in town and country , we can use a watering hole, a barrel or a sink tub to create an attractive water feature . The result can be charming with little need to add a decorative plant. These small containers are suitable for all types of garden: flat, sloping garden, terrace. Of course, it should take into account the exposure of basin to see aquatic plants thrive and maybe some fish or aquatic life. If you are going to add animal life to your water feature it is important to avoid the sudden rise in water temperature, quite common when these mini garden ponds are exposed to the sun during the hottest hours. Better to locate them in a shady spot in the garden.
Large natural areas and water feature
When you are lucky enough to have a large garden, there are no limits on the size and design of your pond or water feature. Among the many possible solutions, you can create a natural pool or a pond to allow the development of a true ecosystem. The development of an exuberant bank can be exceptionally beautiful by blending colours , hardwood plants of different heights planted on a floor covered with perfectly polished pebbles. Cane, lily, sedges and ferns are all plants riverbank ready to make us melt under their bewitching charm.
A decorative touch with the colours of aquatic plants and banks, building a pond in your garden can give free rein to your imagination to create a unique universe. By selecting a good selection of plants allowing the plants to thrive selected on their colours, you can create quite a true artist table. Shades of blue, pink, purple or gradient from white to silver gray to play with the sun: select plants according to their size, their tone floral bracts but also the colour of their foliage to create a wonderful effect in your garden. When selecting what plants to place in and around your new water feature it is important to try and think of the needs of each plant respecting its preferences for orientation, brightness, whether a bank or an aquatic plant.
Ehen installing a pond in the garden, it is essential to think about its future maintenance. Some plants do this very well by avoiding the algae to proliferate, while others, like the lily, allow the water point to oxygenate. Some plants are able to balance this water garden by attracting insects and friends away from the undesirables. Vare must be taken to systematically remove plant debris that might contaminate the water, flowers and withered leaves.
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