• Provides oxygen    

  • Provides food  

  • Helps with filtration  

  • Keeps healthy substrate

  • Inhibits algae growth

  • Removes carbon dioxide from the water 

  • Provides a home for beneficial  bacteria 

  • Provides nitrates and phosphate  

  • Makes a beautiful natural pond edge

  • Provides shelter and shade for fish 

  • Helps produce water clarity

Why are aquatic plants good for a pond ?
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Aquatic Plants

 Aquatic plants  are a very important part of the ecological system in a pond.

We apply a large variety of aquatic plants to the ponds. The plants not only look beautiful, they have a purpose and a value to the ecological system in a pond.

Aquatic plants in a pond will provide water clarity.

 

 

  • Horsetail

  • Lizard's tail

  • Golden club

  • Corksrew rush

  • Creeping jenny

  • Arrowhead

  • Bloody dock

  • Reed varigated

   

  • Iris

  • Pickeral rush

  • Arrow arum

  • Thalia

  • Sedge grass

  • Houttuynia chameleon

  • Marsh marigold

  • Varigated sweet flag

  • Golden acorus grass

  • Zebra grass

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We carry a colorful assortment of lily pads

Aquatic plants we install in our water features

Floating Annual aquatic plants 

 

 

 

 

 

 

            water hyacinth's              and           floating water lettuce

We do install perenial lily pads