Edible Aquatics for ponds Are there any Aquatic plants for ponds that are edible? Yes, there are so many different varieties of Aquatic plants that can grow in ponds that are edible. Water is not a problem as some plants require only a boggy area or can be grown in a pot just sitting in a dish of water. Some are quite straight […]
Below is just a few of highly declared Aquatic plants in Australia. Aligator Weed Salvinia Combomba Water hyacinth Water lettuce Please check your local council or local Department of Primary industries for any aquatic plants that may be declared in your state and area. When cleaning or pruning your water plants, please make sure […]
A garden pond isn’t complete without having fish. Fish play an important role in water gardening. Not only do they brighten up a pond, they also eat the mosquito larvae and any other small insect that may fall victim by flying into the pond. They will also feed from the bottom and keeps the water […]
Toads Tadpoles and Frogs Frogs are welcoming to any pond, with the different sounds of croaking. Toads are definitely not welcoming especially during mating season. Frog eggs and toad eggs can be easily distinguished. Toad eggs are laid stringy and Frog eggs are laid in clusters. Toad tadpoles are totally black and secrete toxic […]
CADDIS FLY is a small white moth like insect that will pupate under water and usually it will pupate in the stem or under the leaf of the waterlily. They will cut a piece of the stem and house inside it and attach themselves to another stem.
Naturally occurs in pond water and is not harmful. Algae is a plant which provides shelter and food for your fish. The only down side of Algae is that it’s not attractive and presents an untidy pond.