Aquascape Inc.
Aquascape Inc.
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Container Water Gardens


Container water gardens are a great way to get your feet wet with water features. They're small and pretty! Add a fountain or even a couple small fish like Rosy Reds. More water garden images at http://www.aquascapeinc.com/imagegallery.
Directions for making this cute container water garden can be found at http://www.aquascapeinc.com/index.php?page=articles&a_id=55.
Directions for making this cute container water garden can be found at http://www.aquascapeinc.com/index.php?page=articles&a_id=55.
A whimsical dripping pot adds fun to your garden. Add a glass globe for visual interest.
A whimsical dripping pot adds fun to your garden. Add a glass globe for visual interest.
A simple fountain - but be forewarned - your dog will probably enjoy getting a drink here!
A simple fountain - but be forewarned - your dog will probably enjoy getting a drink here!
Got an old bathtub? Don't toss it ... stick it in the garden and fill it with aquatic plants and a fountain!
Got an old bathtub? Don't toss it ... stick it in the garden and fill it with aquatic plants and a fountain!
If you love waterlilies but don't have a pond, simply grow them in a water-tight container. Be sure they receive at least 6 hours of full sun.
If you love waterlilies but don't have a pond, simply grow them in a water-tight container. Be sure they receive at least 6 hours of full sun.
Another whimsical fountain created with a teapot and cup.
Another whimsical fountain created with a teapot and cup.
Garden centers carry patio ponds made specifically for container water gardens.
Garden centers carry patio ponds made specifically for container water gardens.
You can always use a container you have on hand. This one was sealed to make it water tight. A few water lettuce plants float on top.
You can always use a container you have on hand. This one was sealed to make it water tight. A few water lettuce plants float on top.

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  • Chris Dent
    on Dec 30, 2015

    Some really gorgeous ideas. We have a tallish planter with a simple Oshi Doshi running into it but it clogs up and takes a lot of care. Perhaps I need to go for a smaller variety!!

  • Ksb7604366
    on Mar 24, 2018

    Fish will eat mosquito larvae.

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