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Topic: I need a book on ponds - could someone help?

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Subject: I need a book on ponds - could someone help?
Date Posted: 5/24/2008 1:53 AM ET
Member Since: 7/6/2006
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My husband bought me a water pond kit for Mother's day and we have it installed.

It is waiting for some plants and fish.

I need a book, because I don't know anything about water gardens.

I want some of that umbrella papyrus and a blue water lily if I can.

I am in Georgia.  Anyone know of a good book for a beginner that has the pond but nothing in it?

Date Posted: 5/25/2008 11:48 AM ET
Member Since: 12/28/2005
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-Ortho's All about Water Gardening (my fav newbie gardener book series)

-The Complete Pond Builder by Helen Nash

These are my beginner books.  I'm still a beginner (just reading about water gardeing - no pond yet) but they helped.