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Green water or Blanket weed Problems? - Some helpful advice

When dealing with algae, many people don't think beyond the problem of removing the stringy green mess or clearing the pea soup coloured water. However....

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Spring Pond Care Tips

Now that we’re starting to have sunny, warmer days here’s a reminder of a few things you should do to get your pond ready for Spring.....

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Caring For your Fish in Spring

Here are some tips on introducing new fish to your pond and looking after those coming out of "semi hibernation"....

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Duckweed Problems - information and advice

Duckweed (Lemna species)is an invasive weed that can completely cover areas of still or slow-moving water.....

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How to fill your pond to support wildlife

Freshwater Habitats produced some really useful information for Water Saving Week in March on the benefits of using rainwater to fill ponds....

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Ten Top Aquatic Plants

If you're looking for some new aquatic plants, here are 10 Must Have Plants suggested by Lilies Water Gardens who have been growing aquatic plants for over 20 years.....

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Invasive Aquatic Plant Ban - Alternative plants

With some aquatic plants now banned due to their invasive nature - here's a list of possible alternatives.....

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Azolla identification

Azolla is sometimes confused with duckweed. Here's some information to help identify and treat this equally invasive pond weed.....

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