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Water Garden in Ohio? Call Pond Wiser at 330-833-FROG

Monday, July 21st, 2014

So, you want to have a small water garden here in Northeast Ohio? You decide to dig a hole in your backyard, fill it with water, and dump some fish in. This is definitely a recipe for complete failure. Without proper planning to create a sustainable aquatic environment, the death of all fish is pretty much guaranteed. It is very important to have a plan to control the nutrients going into any water garden before introducing any aquatic life. Some of the most common nutrients found in lawn fertilizer are nitrogen compounds and phosphorus. This is important because most water gardens are installed next to lawns which many times are treated with various nutrients that may cause excessive algae growth, killing all aquatic life. Controlling algae growth is one of [Read More…]

Ohio water garden experts at Pond Wiser can ensure that your ohio water garden won’t croak!

Saturday, May 24th, 2014

Ohio water garden experts at Pond Wiser can ensure that your Ohio water garden won’t croak! Here in Ohio the weather can be pretty extreme, which can make caring for a water garden more difficult than in other parts of the country with milder climates. For example, if your water garden is not deep enough it may freeze solid, killing any and all plant and marine life present. Or how about algae?