Home » Home Improvement » Gardening

Aquatic Water Garden - All That You Should Know About Them!

Mar 1, 2008
Aquatic based water gardening is concerned with the growing and preservation of various kind of plants. The specific plants discussed in this piece of writing are typical of the numerous species that are members of the diverse groups. An encyclopedia or a manual that deals with aquatic based water gardening will contain a more all-encompassing list.

An all time favorite in aquatic-based water gardening are the water lilies, despite the fact that it is quite likely to maintain an attractive water garden even in their absence. Categorized as tropical or hardy, these water lilies are biologically useful to ponds since they safeguard against fish and inhibit the development of algae.

Water lilies classified as hardy comprise of the Albatross that bears great white flowers; the orange-red flower bearing Graziella; and the delicate yellow flowers borne by the Moorei. Among the water lilies that fall in the tropical category are Maroon Beauty, Red Flame, and Blue Beauty.

Deep water based aquatics refer to plants grown in aquatic water gardens that need water no less than 30 inches below the surface. Japanese Pond Lily is a well-known species as also the Sacred Lotus and the Golden Club. Plants, which are not alike, need varying levels of water and hence it vital for you to carry out an in-depth study prior to growing such plants.

Submerged plants are very essential since they serve as oxygenators so crucial to the existence of fish and other forms of marine life in the pond. In addition, they act as biological filters, eliminating wastes and salts on which algae flourish, from the pond water. Some species also bring forth blossoms on the surface.

Always remember to plant oxygenators a couple of weeks prior to placing fish in your pond. Carolina Water Shield, Anacharis and Canadian Pondweed are a few of the underwater plants that are frequently used in aquatic based water gardening.

Marginal plants refer to those that prosper just fine
in a mere couple of centimeters of water or in the soft mud surrounding the pond. A majority of them make fantastic choices for the container water gardens.

Among those which are well-accepted are the Pickerel Weed with pretty blue blossoms; the Hardy Canna that gives violet blossoms on elongated stalks; and Japanese Iris considered to be very gorgeous amongst all irises.

Peripheral plants are typical of those which form a border or edging for the water garden. If the pond is not located in an appropriate setting, it will appear incongruous and not realistic.

Moreover, these peripheral plants tend to disguise or conceal features, which may cast a blemish on the spotless splendor of your aquatic water garden such as service structures and enclosures. Peripheral plants should be in line with the dimensions and ambience of the remaining part of a water garden. Are you interested in creating a conventional, proper ambience or a more contemporary, casual ambience? Evergreens make excellent choices for a conventional environment. An assortment of plants, which thrive naturally close to ponds such as bog lilies, sunflowers and ferns are fabulous for a laid-back locale.
About the Author
Abhishek is a self-confessed Gardening addict! Visit his website http://www. Gardening-Master.com and download his FREE Gardening Report "Indoor Gardening Secrets" and learn some amazing Gardening tips for FREE! Create the perfect Garden on a shoe-string budget. And yes, you get to keep all the accolades! But hurry, only limited Free copies available!. http://www. Gardening-Master.com
Rating:
Please Rate:
(Average: Not rated)
Views: 141
Print Email Report Share
Article Categories
    • Artists
    • Gambling
    • Humanities
    • Humor
    • Movies
    • Music
    • Photography
    • Tattoos
    • Television
    • Classic Cars
    • Motorcycles
    • Recreational Vehicles
    • SUVs
    • Trucks
    • Vans
    • Branding
    • Business Opportunities
    • Careers and Jobs
    • Corporate
    • Customer Service
    • Direct Mail
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Ethics
    • Financing
    • Franchising
    • Home-Based Business
    • Human Resources
    • Import and Export
    • Leadership
    • Management
    • Market Research
    • Marketing and Advertising
    • Negotiation
    • Network Marketing
    • Networking
    • Organizational
    • Presentation
    • Project Management
    • Public Relations
    • Small Business
    • Strategic Planning
    • Team Building
    • Telemarketing
    • Training
    • Data Recovery
    • Databases
    • Games
    • Hardware
    • Networks
    • Operating Systems
    • Programming
    • Security
    • Software
    • Spyware and Viruses
    • Ask an Expert
    • College and University
    • Home Schooling
    • K-12
    • Languages
    • Online Education
    • Psychology
    • Accounting
    • Credit
    • Currency Trading
    • Debt Consolidation
    • Insurance
    • Investing
    • Leasing
    • Loans
    • Mortgage
    • Mutual Funds
    • Personal Finance
    • Stock Market
    • Structured Settlements
    • Taxes
    • Wealth Building
    • Coffee
    • Cooking
    • Gourmet
    • Recipes
    • Wine and Spirits
    • Acne
    • Aerobics
    • Alternative Medicine
    • Beauty
    • Cancer
    • Cosmetics
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Diseases and Conditions
    • Fitness Equipment
    • Fitness
    • Hair Loss
    • Heart Disease
    • Medicine
    • Men's Health
    • Muscle Building
    • Nutrition
    • Skin Care
    • Supplements and Vitamins
    • Weight Loss
    • Women's Health
    • Yoga
    • Arts and Crafts
    • Babies
    • Collecting
    • Elderly Care
    • Genealogy
    • Hobbies
    • Parenting
    • Pets
    • Pregnancy
    • Woodworking
    • Affiliate Programs
    • Article Marketing
    • Auctions
    • Audio
    • Banner Advertising
    • Blogging
    • Broadband
    • Domain Names
    • E-Books
    • E-Commerce
    • Email Marketing
    • Ezines and Newsletters
    • Forums
    • Internet Marketing
    • Link Popularity
    • Pay-Per-Click
    • Podcasting
    • RSS
    • Search Engine Marketing
    • Search Engine Optimization
    • Security
    • Social Media
    • Spam
    • Video
    • Viral Marketing
    • Web Design
    • Web Development
    • Web Hosting
    • Copyright
    • Cyber Law
    • Intellectual Property
    • National, State, Local
    • Patents
    • Regulatory Compliance
    • Trademarks
    • Buying
    • Selling
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Boating
    • Cycling
    • Extreme Sports
    • Fishing
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Hockey
    • Hunting
    • Martial Arts
    • Running
    • Scuba Diving
    • Soccer
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Dating
    • Divorce
    • Marriage
    • Weddings
    • Astrology
    • Buddhism
    • Christianity
    • Faith
    • Hinduism
    • Islam
    • Judaism
    • Meditation
    • Metaphysical
    • New Age
    • Cable and Satellite TV
    • Cell Phones
    • Communication
    • Gadgets and Gizmos
    • GPS
    • Satellite Radio
    • Video Conferencing
    • VoIP
    • Addictions
    • Coaching
    • Goal Setting
    • Motivational
    • Stress Management
    • Time Management
    • Clothing
    • Electronics
    • Fashion
    • Gifts
    • Jewelry
    • Causes and Organizations
    • Environment
    • History
    • Holidays
    • Men's Issues
    • Nature
    • Philosophy
    • Politics
    • Women's Issues
    • World Affairs
    • Air Travel
    • Camping
    • Cruises
    • Destinations
    • Outdoors
    • Article Writing
    • Book Reviews
    • Copywriting
    • Fiction
    • Non-Fiction
    • Poetry
    • Quotes
    • Screenplay
    • Tools and Resources