What could be a more refreshing addition to a garden than the sight and sound of bubbling, gurgling, flowing water? This lushly illustrated guide gives an overview of various exquisite styles, with advice on planning, construction, oxygenation, and filtration. Inspirational pictures and diagrams showcase a willow pattern, castaway island, and Japanese water gardens. In addition to information on stocking ponds with plants, fish, and other aquatic life, thereas full coverage of maintenance, improvements, and troubleshooting.The Essential Guide to Designing, Building, Planting, Improving and Maintaining Water Gardens Alan Bridgewater, Gill Bridgewater ... match the originals. lf the pav ers are unusual in any way, then architectural salvage yards are often a good source. ... are old and bedded on traditional lime mortar, ease the broken bricks clear and then use the fragments to search ... Mix up a small amount of new mortar to a soft but slightly stiff consistency (1 part cement, 6 parts soft sand, 1 part lime)anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Water Garden Specialist|
|Author||:||Alan Bridgewater, Gill Bridgewater|
|Publisher||:||New Holland Publishers - 2005-12|