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Landscape Water Features: Now for All Budgets

Incorporating a pond, waterfall, or fountain into your landscaping plan is a great way of adding excitement and interest to your yard. However, for many people, water feature installations have traditionally been too expensive or complicated to pull off. 460 more words

tadpole exchange update

Ash got some tadpoles from my friend’s pool that was due to be cleaned and chlorinated. They are motorbike frogs (Litoria moorei). The pool owner worked hard to make sure all the tadpoles were rehomed. 161 more words


Asticou Azalea Garden

A tiny island of serenity is set amidst the bustle of Northeast Harbor on Mt. Desert, home of Acadia National Park in Maine.  While it is known and loved for the beauty and variety of its blooming rhododendrons, Asticou Garden is a refuge any time of the year.   209 more words



It’s late afternoon in early fall at Giverny, the pastoral water garden where Claude Monet created his most famous paintings. The ambiance here is palatable with lush beauty, peacefulness. 31 more words

Ron Mayhew

a tale of two frogs

The new tadpoles are happily chewing through the algae in my pond and the water is slowly turning crystal clear. After a couple of days their pale colour darkened and they blend in well with the murky water. 637 more words


Perth tadpole exchange

Update 24/12/16: Dorothy the pool owner has a sparkling clean swimming pool and she managed to save all the tadpoles. Thanks to everyone who took some taddys. 398 more words