How To Collect And Use Rainwater In The Garden

How To Collect And Use Rainwater In The Garden
Water is a precious commodity, and drought conditions have become the new norm across much of the country. Read on to learn more about rainwater gardens, which are beautiful, useful and environmentally friendly. There are numerous rainwater garden features available to home gardeners, including rainwater collection ponds, cisterns, rain barrels, terraces, and various water diversion... 
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How To Build Your Own Backyard Pond

How To Build Your Own Backyard Pond
Everyone loves being near water. But not all of us are blessed with lakefront property. Luckily, if you have any space at all, you can build your very own water garden with some pretty basic pond construction supplies. Any container that holds water can be turned into a small water garden and kept on a... 
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How To Prepare Your Water Garden For Winter

How To Prepare Your Water Garden For Winter
Some winter care is necessary for most water gardens and water features, in cold climates. What you need to do depends on how cold it gets in your area and what type of water garden you have. Man-made water gardens will need some extra care and protection. Decide which plants you want to over-winter and... 
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Mystic Water Garden Around The Versailles Castle

Mystic Water Garden Around The Versailles Castle
Landscapist Louis Benech and artist Othoniel have created a wonderful water sculpture to enliven Bosquet gardens of Versailles. These fantastic fountain sculptures look like giant gold pearls with water dancing around them. The water effects the multitude of fountains that are playing there with the plant architecture and textures. Four vertical jets gush from these... 
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