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  1. ant1977

    Flex a spout type thing

    I will have a search, or is there a connector that goes from bottom of square white downpipe that converts so an irrigation hose length can attach?
    I will have a search, or is there a connector that goes from bottom of square white downpipe that converts so an irrigation hose length can attach?
    I will have a search, or is there a connector that goes from bottom of square white downpipe that converts so an irrigation hose length can attach?
    I will have a search, or is there a connector that goes from bottom of square white downpipe that converts so an irrigation hose length can attach?
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  2. hans
    Like x 3

    Marsh Marigolds, blanket weed, newts etc.

    Just a update. The 2 lilies (one white one Yellow) have mostly covered the pond. The barley straw I placed earlier has had plenty of time to work, it is still in there. Lots of creatures may have...
    Just a update. The 2 lilies (one white one Yellow) have mostly covered the pond. The barley straw I placed earlier has had plenty of time to work, it is still in there. Lots of creatures may have helped by eating the BWeed. Between everything the pond is very clear water wise with no sign of the...
    Just a update. The 2 lilies (one white one Yellow) have mostly covered the pond. The barley straw I placed earlier has had plenty of time to work, it is still in there. Lots of creatures may have helped by eating the BWeed. Between everything the...
    Just a update. The 2 lilies (one white one Yellow) have mostly covered the pond. The barley straw I placed earlier has had plenty of time to work, it is still in there. Lots of creatures may have...
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  3. wiseowl
    Like x 7

    Woos Pond

    Good afternoon @goosegog5555 and thank you for your kind comments
    Good afternoon @goosegog5555 and thank you for your kind comments
    Good afternoon @goosegog5555 and thank you for your kind comments
    Good afternoon @goosegog5555 and thank you for your kind comments
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  4. bigbore

    Waterfall

    Quit making me jealous! @ARMANDII :nonofinger: :heehee:
    Quit making me jealous! @ARMANDII :nonofinger: :heehee:
    Quit making me jealous! @ARMANDII :nonofinger: :heehee:
    Quit making me jealous! @ARMANDII :nonofinger: :heehee:
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  5. Howard Stone

    Help!!!! A frog's trapped in my pond!!

    Try a ladder made out of plastic coated clematis wire. You'd have to anchor it at the top somehow - maybe with a rock/paving stone.
    Try a ladder made out of plastic coated clematis wire. You'd have to anchor it at the top somehow - maybe with a rock/paving stone.
    Try a ladder made out of plastic coated clematis wire. You'd have to anchor it at the top somehow - maybe with a rock/paving stone.
    Try a ladder made out of plastic coated clematis wire. You'd have to anchor it at the top somehow - maybe with a rock/paving stone.
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  6. wiseowl
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    Woos new Pond

    :phew: Glad you didn't fall in there, woo! :phew: Thank you very much for wading in and getting that measurement for me. (:ideaIPB: so, an iris which could be grown in a bucket then!) :)
    :phew: Glad you didn't fall in there, woo! :phew: Thank you very much for wading in and getting that measurement for me. (:ideaIPB: so, an iris which could be grown in a bucket then!) :)
    :phew: Glad you didn't fall in there, woo! :phew: Thank you very much for wading in and getting that measurement for me. (:ideaIPB: so, an iris which could be grown in a bucket then!) :)
    :phew: Glad you didn't fall in there, woo! :phew: Thank you very much for wading in and getting that measurement for me. (:ideaIPB: so, an iris which could be grown in a bucket then!) :)
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  7. Apple Blossom

    Any ideas for this broken pond?

    I'll ask @Zigs if he can delete it :)
    I'll ask @Zigs if he can delete it :)
    I'll ask @Zigs if he can delete it :)
    I'll ask @Zigs if he can delete it :)
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  8. Apple Blossom

    Any ideas for this broken pond?

    Thank you @wiseowl, I wouldn't have considered the sand and would have just put the liner down so a very good point :dbgrtmb: (ps any advice on my weeds thread? :))Morning @Ian Taylor, yes I've been...
    Thank you @wiseowl, I wouldn't have considered the sand and would have just put the liner down so a very good point :dbgrtmb: (ps any advice on my weeds thread? :))Morning @Ian Taylor, yes I've been researching them on the Internet and looking for advice solar v electric that way I can plan early on what...
    Thank you @wiseowl, I wouldn't have considered the sand and would have just put the liner down so a very good point :dbgrtmb: (ps any advice on my weeds thread? :))Morning @Ian Taylor, yes I've been researching them on the Internet and looking for advice...
    Thank you @wiseowl, I wouldn't have considered the sand and would have just put the liner down so a very good point :dbgrtmb: (ps any advice on my weeds thread? :))Morning @Ian Taylor, yes I've been...
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  9. mrtibbs
    Like x 5

    At last

    Great shot:thumbsup:, mrtibbs, and not as easy to take as people might think:snork:
    Great shot:thumbsup:, mrtibbs, and not as easy to take as people might think:snork:
    Great shot:thumbsup:, mrtibbs, and not as easy to take as people might think:snork:
    Great shot:thumbsup:, mrtibbs, and not as easy to take as people might think:snork:
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  10. kerrygirl

    fountain help

    I think the first coat is watered down because more of it will be absorbed rather than staying on the surface. I painted a stone statue and was advised to give it a good soak before the first...
    I think the first coat is watered down because more of it will be absorbed rather than staying on the surface. I painted a stone statue and was advised to give it a good soak before the first coat too.
    I think the first coat is watered down because more of it will be absorbed rather than staying on the surface. I painted a stone statue and was advised to give it a good soak before the first coat too.
    I think the first coat is watered down because more of it will be absorbed rather than staying on the surface. I painted a stone statue and was advised to give it a good soak before the first...
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  11. mrtibbs

    Steep sides

    Or you can use hessian in a similar way...
    Or you can use hessian in a similar way...
    Or you can use hessian in a similar way...
    Or you can use hessian in a similar way...
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  12. Sirius

    Papyrus

    Mine seems to have survived the winter. Will wait for temps to improve before I put it outside again.
    Mine seems to have survived the winter. Will wait for temps to improve before I put it outside again.
    Mine seems to have survived the winter. Will wait for temps to improve before I put it outside again.
    Mine seems to have survived the winter. Will wait for temps to improve before I put it outside again.
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  13. wiseowl

    Suggestions please

    Good evening @"M" my friend, its OK I put 2 in the large pond and 1 in the small pond and 1 in a half barrel;)Like Frank Sinatra sang "Regrets, I've had a few; But then again, too few to mention.:heehee:
    Good evening @"M" my friend, its OK I put 2 in the large pond and 1 in the small pond and 1 in a half barrel;)Like Frank Sinatra sang "Regrets, I've had a few; But then again, too few to mention.:heehee:
    Good evening @"M" my friend, its OK I put 2 in the large pond and 1 in the small pond and 1 in a half barrel;)Like Frank Sinatra sang "Regrets, I've had a few; But then again, too few to mention.:heehee:
    Good evening @"M" my friend, its OK I put 2 in the large pond and 1 in the small pond and 1 in a half barrel;)Like Frank Sinatra sang "Regrets, I've had a few; But then again, too few to mention.:heehee:
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  14. luciusmaximus

    Some advice please for container pond

    The bottom of the pot is smaller than the top, hence wondering about available space. If I start adding pots and bricks its going to cut that space down even further. Old pond was around 90...
    The bottom of the pot is smaller than the top, hence wondering about available space. If I start adding pots and bricks its going to cut that space down even further. Old pond was around 90 gallons, maybe more. I don't know how much space the mussels need?
    The bottom of the pot is smaller than the top, hence wondering about available space. If I start adding pots and bricks its going to cut that space down even further. Old pond was around 90 gallons, maybe more. I don't know how much space the...
    The bottom of the pot is smaller than the top, hence wondering about available space. If I start adding pots and bricks its going to cut that space down even further. Old pond was around 90...
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  15. Herb

    Container water garden cleanup?

    Oh yeah :sad:
    Oh yeah :sad:
    Oh yeah :sad:
    Oh yeah :sad:
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  16. bigbore

    what pond

    Sounds about right thats why a layer of sand is ideally required aswell. mines been down for about 20 years now and despite me walking about in it to clean it theres been no leaks so far touch...
    Sounds about right thats why a layer of sand is ideally required aswell. mines been down for about 20 years now and despite me walking about in it to clean it theres been no leaks so far touch wood. Another tip is to make sure the edges are well covered so absolutely no liner can be degraded by...
    Sounds about right thats why a layer of sand is ideally required aswell. mines been down for about 20 years now and despite me walking about in it to clean it theres been no leaks so far touch wood. Another tip is to make sure the edges are well...
    Sounds about right thats why a layer of sand is ideally required aswell. mines been down for about 20 years now and despite me walking about in it to clean it theres been no leaks so far touch...
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  17. capney
    Like x 4

    Pond water oxygenation

    Towards the end of last season my little pond was nasty. I bought a solar powered two stone air pump to increase oxygen levels. Being a tight old git I got to thinking how I could use the Solar...
    Towards the end of last season my little pond was nasty. I bought a solar powered two stone air pump to increase oxygen levels. Being a tight old git I got to thinking how I could use the Solar panel and it,s installed 4xAA chargeable batteries which charge from the sun when theres enough solar...
    Towards the end of last season my little pond was nasty. I bought a solar powered two stone air pump to increase oxygen levels. Being a tight old git I got to thinking how I could use the Solar panel and it,s installed 4xAA chargeable batteries...
    Towards the end of last season my little pond was nasty. I bought a solar powered two stone air pump to increase oxygen levels. Being a tight old git I got to thinking how I could use the Solar...
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  18. IDigPerfectSquareHoles

    Hatching frog spawn at school

    yeah I did just think of wood! I've got some pieces of old tree roots lying about the garden. It was a cotoneaster tree that suddenly dried up and died last winter. You don't suppose there could...
    yeah I did just think of wood! I've got some pieces of old tree roots lying about the garden. It was a cotoneaster tree that suddenly dried up and died last winter. You don't suppose there could be any fungi or viruses that affect both trees and amphibians? :scratch: sounds far-fetched but who knows :noidea: I...
    yeah I did just think of wood! I've got some pieces of old tree roots lying about the garden. It was a cotoneaster tree that suddenly dried up and died last winter. You don't suppose there could be any fungi or viruses that affect both trees and...
    yeah I did just think of wood! I've got some pieces of old tree roots lying about the garden. It was a cotoneaster tree that suddenly dried up and died last winter. You don't suppose there could...
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  19. bigbore

    Small garden stream

    On YouTube there is an episode where Geoff Hamilton makes a stream with a pond. I'm sure the principles would be the same for a stream/reservoir. Here's Part 3 (but the other parts should show...
    On YouTube there is an episode where Geoff Hamilton makes a stream with a pond. I'm sure the principles would be the same for a stream/reservoir. Here's Part 3 (but the other parts should show up on the right hand menu: Garden project 3: Stream Garden - Making The Stream
    On YouTube there is an episode where Geoff Hamilton makes a stream with a pond. I'm sure the principles would be the same for a stream/reservoir. Here's Part 3 (but the other parts should show up on the right hand menu: Garden project 3:...
    On YouTube there is an episode where Geoff Hamilton makes a stream with a pond. I'm sure the principles would be the same for a stream/reservoir. Here's Part 3 (but the other parts should show...
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  20. capney

    Barley straw parcel

    I really should do the same. The fish are stirring in the green cloudy waters. Time to get the pump up and running and hope the plantlife starts to aerate it so it goes clear again.
    I really should do the same. The fish are stirring in the green cloudy waters. Time to get the pump up and running and hope the plantlife starts to aerate it so it goes clear again.
    I really should do the same. The fish are stirring in the green cloudy waters. Time to get the pump up and running and hope the plantlife starts to aerate it so it goes clear again.
    I really should do the same. The fish are stirring in the green cloudy waters. Time to get the pump up and running and hope the plantlife starts to aerate it so it goes clear again.
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