Complete Guide to Water Gardens, Ponds & Fountains

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Creative Homeowner, 2006 - Gardening - 239 pages
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An updated, expanded edition of Creative Homeowner's comprehensive guide to water gardens, Complete Guide to Water Gardens, Ponds & Fountains provides essential information on designing and installing all types of home water gardens, from naturalistic to formal, plus fountains, waterfalls, streams, and bog gardens. Readers will learn how to construct each of these structures, as well as how to design bridges and stepping-stones. Special sections on aquatic plants, fish, and other pond inhabitants bring life to these essential garden features. Beautifully illustrated with dozens of inspiring landscape photographs, plus step-by-step sequences and instructions, the book shows readers all they need to know to create and maintain the water garden of their dreams.

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I haven't read the whole book but I have skimmed the pages and read what interested me the most. I am a Feng Shui Professional and love water features only when they are used properly. Make sure that ... Read full review

The Complete Guide to Water Gardens, Ponds & Fountains

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Nothing brings a garden to life like a water feature. Fisher, author of the first edition of this title and other gardening books, offers great practical advice on how to tailor a water feature to ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Kathleen Fisher was the editor of The American Gardener, published by the American Horticultural Society, for 10 years. A longtime newspaper reporter and medical/science writer, she is the author of Herbal Remedies and coauthor with Karan Davis Cutler of Herb Gardening for Dummies. She maintains herb and perennial gardens in Alexandria, Virginia, and a water garden and vegetable garden near Reedville, Virginia.

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