The ancients said that there are two things you can watch endlessly: the fire and water. Making a garden pond, you will enjoy the play of light and shadow on the surface. In addition, the pond will settle a variety of small animals: insects, microscopic crustaceans. You can look a variety of fish and plant plants. Evaporation leads to the fact that the reservoir is established a special microclimate, so the banks can grow moisture-loving plants.The appearance of the pond depends primarily on its location, size and shape. If you correctly identify the three main parameter, the pond will be in harmony with the rest of the garden.
The choice of location for the pond.
If you are planning to keep fish or grow water lilies, the pond needs to be in the sun for at least five hours a day. In other cases, the location of the ponds is determined by the slope of terrain and the style of the garden. The most organically will look in the reservoir, arranged in the bottom of the plot. However, if you wish, you can make it in any other place where it will look good. If you want to make a fountain or a cascade or set a filter, it is most convenient to place the reservoir near the source of electricity. Continue reading