Tag: Water

How can I attain clear water in my Koi pond?

Question by ashleya212212: How can I attain clear water in my Koi pond? I have a 130-gallon garden pond in my back yard. I currently have five Koi living in it that are all approximately 4-inches long. I have a submersible 325-GPH pump with a pre-filter attached. I also have a diverter connected to my […]

June 24, 2014 | 3 Comments More

how can we fill a pond in the garden with salt water?

Question by Deep Owl: how can we fill a pond in the garden with salt water? Best answer: Answer by tearsofthemoon00Ask a aquarium /fish store What do you think? Answer below!

June 6, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Q&A: Container Water Garden?

Question by portiaraylee: Container Water Garden? I am thinking about putting up a large ceramic pot on my porch for a container water garden. I have a few water plants, and I was just wondering if I HAVE to have some kind of air pump or filter to keep the water circulating? If so – […]

April 22, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Has any one had any luck with a water garden?

Question by bongobeat25: Has any one had any luck with a water garden? I want to start one. but not sure. any tips? Best answer: Answer by Loolleai’ve had water gardens/ponds for over 30 yrs and the best advice i can give you is to buy several books about ponds/gardens, read up on it and […]

March 25, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Q&A: can i use 2 pond liners for my water garden/pond?

Question by Jin R: can i use 2 pond liners for my water garden/pond? I just want to make sure that my pond will not leak and that it will last a long time. Other than costs, are there any disadvantages of having 2 pond liners for a pond that is about 8 ft long […]

March 21, 2014 | 3 Comments More

Filling a pond with tap water?

Question by butkus: Filling a pond with tap water? I have pumped most of the water from my 15′ round, 2′ deep pond to clean debris from the bottom. Can I refill using a garden hose from the house tap or will the chlorine kill the fish and frogs? Is there a chemical I can […]

February 4, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Does Water Lettuce have seeds? If yes, where can I buy the seeds for planting in my fish ponds?

Question by Lucky Martin: Does Water Lettuce have seeds? If yes, where can I buy the seeds for planting in my fish ponds? I have a Catfish Farm of 8 ponds and I wish to grow Water Lettuse in them to extend the use of the pond water. I have not found the water lettuce […]

November 26, 2013 | 3 Comments More

Q&A: in my water garden there are leeche like things what can they really be?

Question by Anthony: in my water garden there are leeche like things what can they really be? they are in the water garden with water lillys, snails, tad poles, and feeder gold fish. the leech like things are a dark brown color with just a hint of a darker red color. they are long and […]

November 8, 2013 | 1 Comment More

what are the causes of greenish water and how do we prevent them?

Question by T. K. V.: what are the causes of greenish water and how do we prevent them? I have a mini fish pond but the water keeps getting green. i keep changing the water but it comes back. what are the causes and how can i stop it? Best answer: Answer by Acorn SYou […]

October 25, 2013 | 2 Comments More

Q&A: Tiny tadpoles in my water garden?

Question by AnnaK: Tiny tadpoles in my water garden? I live in SW Mississippi and just noticed some really tiny tadpoles in my Koi pond. Anyone know what kind of frog or toad it could be? Maybe a tree frog? I mean really tiny, like mosquito larvae size. Is there any way I can take […]

September 17, 2013 | 2 Comments More