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Planting A Pond: A Beginner’s Guide Part 2

When Should I Plant My Pond? People often contact us at Water Garden Plants asking if it is too early or too late to plant up their pond, but in fact you can plant up your pond at any time … Continue reading

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Planting A Pond: A Beginner’s Guide Part 1

What Is A Pond Plant? Pond plants are traditionally divided into four categories – marginal plants, oxygenating plants, floating plants, and deep-water plants. There is some overlap between these categories, but they are still useful. Marginal plants grow around the … Continue reading

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Choosing Pots, Soil and Fertilisers For Pond Plants

If you have always purchased your pond plants ready-potted from a garden centre, you may feel uncertain what to do when your bare-root pond plant arrives, but it’s really not difficult. If you are planting a bog garden, or if … Continue reading

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