Canna-Cannas are favorite, old-fashioned plants that you may not have considered for the water garden. They add a refreshing, tropical feel to your landscape.

The Best Plants for Your Water Garden

Canna-Cannas are favorite, old-fashioned plants that you may not have considered for the water garden. They add a refreshing, tropical feel to your landscape.

Perfect Pond Plants • Lots of tips, ideas and info to help you create that perfect garden pond!

Perfect Pond Plants

Plant support grid to hold plants at shelf level in the container

How to position the plants in the container pond

Plant support grid to hold plants at shelf level in the container

Grow creeping Jenny as a groundcover, around and between the rocks in your pond or in submerged containers. It thrives in moist soil or water up to an inch deep, in full sun to part shade. The plants have chartreuse leaves, tiny yellow flowers and a trailing growth habit. Recommended for zones 3 to 10, it can be invasive but is easily managed by pulling. Never discard the plants in lakes or public waterways where they can spread.

Plants for Ponds and Water Gardens

Grow creeping Jenny as a groundcover, around and between the rocks in your pond or in submerged containers. It thrives in moist soil or water up to an inch deep, in full sun to part shade. The plants have chartreuse leaves, tiny yellow flowers and a trailing growth habit. Recommended for zones 3 to 10, it can be invasive but is easily managed by pulling. Never discard the plants in lakes or public waterways where they can spread.

During the summer, algae growth can be a huge problem in garden ponds. The great news is that there is an easy way to keep pond water clear without using expensive chemicals. Here's how. | GetBusyGardening.com

Keeping Pond Water Clear the Natural Way

During the summer, algae growth can be a huge problem in garden ponds. The great news is that there is an easy way to keep pond water clear without using expensive chemicals. Here's how. | GetBusyGardening.com

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Pond in a Pot: Create a Container Water Garden

During the summer, algae growth can be a huge problem in garden ponds. The great…

Keeping Pond Water Clear the Natural Way

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