Pond Planting Ideas

We have a lot of new plants to offer you this year that will entice even the most experienced plant enthusiast. But let’s first talk about design elements that will make choosing the right plants easier. The 3 elements you want to consider are contrast, texture and color. It’s not as complicated as it sounds, […]

Filtering the Pond with a Beautifying Plant Filter

From Oregon Aquatics, Inc. Adapted from natural wetland areas such as the Florida Everglades, plant filters have two primary functions: filtration and beauty. Plant filters provide a perfect background for the pond, showcasing plants while allowing more pond surface area to remain open. They also provide a natural looking transition from land to pond, and […]

Aquatic Plant Care

We often focus on the health of our fish and the cleanliness of our ponds but what about our beautiful pond plants? Whether you grow water lilies, lotus, water hyacinth or another species, these plants need special attention and care, much different from land-bound plants. Benefits of pond plants We all know the joy and […]

Learn about Lotus!

Lotus plants are the crown jewels of any water garden. Lotus symbolizes power, purity and faithfulness. Grow one in your pond to bring beauty, joy and good luck! We ship lotus tubers during their dormant period in April, May and early June. These plants are very fragile as tubers and if damaged, they will not […]