The Everything Tropical Fish Book

Author: Carlo DeVito
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1440537690
Size: 74.36 MB
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Tropical fish are beautiful to look at, fascinating to collect, and totally relaxing to watch. And there are no simpler pets to own. For the hobbyist or novice pet owner, The Everything Tropical Fish book offers a complete resource for caring for freshwater and saltwater fish, whether you’re starting with your first goldfish bowl or assembling aquarium tanks full of different kinds of fish. Inside, you’ll learn how to find and purchase the fish you want, and how to keep your new finned friends happy. From setting up the aquarium with the proper filters to outfitting the tank with the proper balance of plants and chemicals, The Everything Tropical Fish Book answers all your fish-friendly questions! Learn how to: Buy the proper equipment to set up your own fresh or saltwater aquariums Collect tropical fish—which are the most popular and why Keep your pets healthy—with proper food, water quality, and temperature Build beautiful outdoor ponds and water gardens for goldfish and koi And much, much more!

Waterscaping

Author: Judy Glattstein
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN:
Size: 60.34 MB
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Soothing sounds, magnificent reflections, interesting and unusual plants - water in the garden is captivating. Whether you are installing a commercially produced pond, own property with an existing stream or pond, or face the challenge of landscaping a 'too wet' area of your yard, Judy Glattstein has you covered. Here in one beautiful book is everything you need to know about water gardening.

Water Gardens Natural Pools

Author: Peter Himmelhuber
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780764333675
Size: 57.43 MB
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With over 300 beautiful color photos and an informative text offers practical knowledge for the planning, building, and care of water features in gardens. From design to maintenance, all necessary steps are made clear, including planning, building processes, material uses and techniques, and using rainwater as they apply to fountains, biotopes, brooks, swimming pools and ponds, plants and animals. Step-by-step instructions, informative suggestions, maintenance tips, lists of plants, and plans are included. This book is essential for anyone intending to include a water feature in their landscape design.

Creating Water Gardens

Author: Ortho Books
Publisher: Ortho Books
ISBN: 9780897214926
Size: 39.34 MB
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Offers comprehensive tips on how to implement more than thirty water projects, covering such topics as working within a given landscape, filtering, installation, and choosing the best plants. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Rock And Water Gardens

Author: Ogden Tanner
Publisher: Time Life Medical
ISBN: 9780809426270
Size: 14.44 MB
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Provides instructions for creating rock and water gardens and describes the characteristics of 104 rock garden and water plants, with advice on how to grow them.

Plants For Ponds Rock And Water Features

Author: Peter Robinson
Publisher: Southwater Pub
ISBN: 9781844767519
Size: 29.79 MB
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This illustrated title shows how choosing the right plants can turn the simplest pond or water feature into a dramatic statement. A section on rock and water garden designs contains a wealth of colour plans showing different constructions, including rocky ponds and pools, wildlife pools, and streams.

The Natural Water Garden

Author: C. Colston Burrell
Publisher: Brooklyn Botanic Garden
ISBN: 9781889538013
Size: 27.60 MB
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Discusses natural water gardens and wetland ecology, and explains how to plant and maintain different types of backyard wetlands